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Negotiation Strategy: Miami School Negotiations

The Miami school district has announced that as a result of unexpected increases in enrollment, that school boundaries for the upcoming year will be redrawn. The school board has hired experts to redraw school boundaries to be submitted for next year. Under this plan, many students will not be able to stay at their present school. Upon hearing this, parents start voicing their objections to the school board about the proposed plan for the following reasons:

- Quality of education
- Increased travel time
- Crossing economic and cultural boundaries
- Impact on property values
- Social impacts on children

You have been assigned to develop a plan to address stakeholders' concerns. Determine the following:
a. Who are the stakeholders?
b. What negotiation strategy will you use to support the school board's need to redraw the boundaries while addressing the concerns of the stakeholders?
c. How will ethics and culture impact your decision?

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This solution discusses rezoning school districts as a solution to overcrowding in 1200 words with four APA references.