But there's a limit to how many choices
each of us has time to make, and most people in the rich world are pretty much maxed out already.
While it's worth rooting for almost any reform that truly provides better choices
for students stuck in dysfunctional schools, it's hard not to conclude that the most efficient way to improve education for the millions of such children is by doing it the old-fashioned way: by fixing the schools they already attend.
In fact, it can be downright attractive when enrollments are rising or when choice
relieves them of disgruntled parents or low-performing students.
Most recent overall cost trends for the Patient Choice
Care System program averaged 1.
Just as figuring out a way that taxpayers can use modern technology to customize some services represents the positive side of '90s optimism, Cherny's conception of the politics behind such changes incorporates the most depressing aspects of our contemporary notions of things like freedom, choice
, and power.
Denise Smith, Director of Human Resources for the Imperial County Office of Education, says, "We found that Elite Choice
offered the most comprehensive and competitively priced program.
It has blossomed from a single location opened in 1986 to 43 restaurants under the Fresh Choice
and Zoopa brand names.
Broad access to brand and generic drugs with a wide choice
For instance, Star Choice
will launch four additional local channels by the end of April.
is beginning network development and plans to have a network in place in the greater Boston-Worcester area for Jan.
MeringCarson, Sacramento, CA, designed the Wise Choices
advertising program and based their campaign on research that showed raisins have a great opportunity to raise awareness and build demand among key target audiences.
The rehabilitation literature encourages assessment of problem solving skills as part of the vocational planning process for those individuals who are felt to be experiencing difficulties in making choices
(Syzmanski & Parker, 1996, Rubin & Roessler, 2001, Zunker, 2002).
But when faced with the actual choices
conservatives present, they aren't buying.
I hope that when those people ask their children for help figuring out Medicare prescription drug choices
, their kids are more sympathetic.
Most people feel their choices
of politics, country, religion, or even eating, are better than other people's choices