Re: TWOPs

Charles (quester@eskimo.com)
Fri, 6 Sep 1996 14:25:23 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 6 Sep 1996, Rietmulder Associates wrote:

> Jim Rietmulder here, The Circle School.
>
>
> The Circle School operates a Tuition Work-Off Program (TWOP; we pronounce it
> "TEE wop", rhymes with beebop). Families contract with the school for a
> certain number of hours of work to be completed during the school year. The
> number is unlimited and is up to the family. (The collective total must fit
> the school's budget, but that hasn't been a problem.) Any member can write
>
> TWOP increases our economic class diversity, reduces staff burnout, and
> increases family involvement.
>

Wow! After all the diverse circle jerking, a really creatinve idea!

Let's hear it for Teewops!

Charles Bell