ERIC Number: ED055331
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Reference Count: 0
A School Improvement Process. Accreditation by Contract.
Landry, Leonard P.
This report explains accreditation by contract and sets forth procedures for implementing such a contract. An accreditation contract is executed when a comprehensive, continuous, long-range plan for meeting the educational needs of students is adopted and formulated into a contract between a local board of education and the Colorado State Board of Education. General goals, restated as specific objectives, and an accompanying action plan are incorporated into a contract. Procedures for local board development of an accreditation contract include commitment, preplanning, planning, approval, and implementation. (JF)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Boards of Education, Contracts, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Planning, Educational Quality, Evaluation Methods, Facilities, Program Development, School Districts, State Boards of Education, Student Needs
Colorado Department of Education, Office of Planning and Evaluation, State Office Building, 201 E. Colfax, Denver, Colorado 80203 ($1.20)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.