Joe Agron has guided the editorial direction of American School & University magazine for the past 10 years. He has helped influence and shape the educational facilities market, including assisting with national legislation on school infrastructure issues.

By Joe Agron

Keeping it Close to Home: A Survey of Education-Related Outsourcing

According to American School & University's 7th Privatization/Contract Services Survey, 23 percent of school districts do not contract out any services in 2001, compared to 21.7 percent in 1999 and 23 percent in 1997. What else did the survey find? … more

Turning away from Privatization: Survey Reveals Downward Trend in Schools

Changing of the Guard: Fifth Annual Privatization/Contract Services Survey