ERIC Number: ED066822
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Education for the People: Guidelines for Total Community Participation in Forming and Strengthening the Future of Public Elementary and Secondary Education in California. Volumes 1 and 2 [Companion Volumes].
California State Legislature, Sacramento. Joint Committee on Educational Goals and Evaluation.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
This report describes the California State program for increased citizen participation in decisionmaking. Volume 1 discusses (1) the goals and objectives for authentic learning; (2) the process for determining school goals, objectives, and priorities; (3) the methods for meeting the needs of students; and (4) the principles of school community planning and action. Volume 2 is designed to serve as a resource book for school and community leaders. It includes articles on and resource aids in (1) the goal setting process; (2) methods for improving interpersonal communication in meetings; (3) needs assessment; (4) philosophy, goals, and priorities; (5) the use and limitations of program evaluation, and (6) special group involvement. The report also describes achievements in two model communities. (Photographs may reproduce poorly.) (JF)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Communication Problems, Communication (Thought Transfer), Community Involvement, Decision Making, Educational Objectives, Evaluation, Needs Assessment, Objectives, Policy Formation, School Community Relationship, State Legislation, Student Needs, Student Participation, Teacher Participation
Joint Committee on Educational Goals and Evaluation, Assembly Post Office Box 83, State Capitol, Sacramento, California 95814 ($4.05)
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Authoring Institution: California State Legislature, Sacramento. Joint Committee on Educational Goals and Evaluation.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers: California; Goal Setting; Priorities