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ERIC Number: ED002842
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960-Nov
Pages: 106
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DEVELOPMENT OF FISCAL RELATIONSHIPS OF STATE DEPARTMENTS OF EDUCATION.
BURR, SAMUEL E.
AN INSTRUMENT FOR INVESTIGATING THE FISCAL RELATIONSHIPS OF STATE DEPARTMENTS OF EDUCATION WAS DEVELOPED BY THE PROJECT STAFF, REVIEWED BY AN ADVISORY COMMITTEE AND CONSULTANTS IN SCHOOL FINANCE, AND TESTED IN FIVE STATES--ALABAMA, MAINE, MINNESOTA, PENNSYLVANIA, AND WASHINGTON. THE INSTRUMENT IS IN TWO PARTS--A DATA SHEET, AND A WORK SHEET. THE DATA SHEET IS A FOUR-PART QUESTIONNAIRE COVERING THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS--(1) CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS FOR EDUCATION, (2) CONSTITUTIONAL CONTROL OF EDUCATION, (3) AUTHORITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF STATE BOARDS, AND (4) INTERNAL OPERATIONS OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. THE WORK SHEET IS A NINE-PART QUESTIONNAIRE COVERING (1) BUDGET MAKING FOR THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, (2) EXPENDITURES FROM BUDGET TERMS AT STATE DEPARTMENT LEVELS, (3) ALLOCATION OF MONEYS FROM THE STATE BUDGET TO LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS, (4) STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES, (5) KINDS OF BOOKKEEPING SYSTEMS IN USE, (6) INTERSTATE CONDITIONS AFFECTING OPERATION OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT, (7) EFFECT OF TRADITION ON STATE SCHOOL FINANCE, (8) THE STATE DEPARTMENT AND HIGHER EDUCATION, AND (9) PERSONNEL PRACTICES. SEPARATE REPORTS WERE PREPARED FOR, FURNISHED TO, AND COMPLETED BY THE FIVE STATES THAT PARTICIPATED IN THIS PROJECT. (GC)
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Authoring Institution: American Univ., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA