ERIC Number: ED160681
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun-26
Reference Count: 0
Options in Education Transcript: Program No. 126: "Communities and Their Schools."
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
This transcript of a National Public Radio broadcast records the presentation and discussion of various issues concerning the role of community members in local school districts. Topics addressed include control of the schools by the poor, the middle class, teacher unions, parents, the PTA, and community groups; a parents' union in Philadelphia; minority group control of schools in New York City; and what community control of local schools has gained. (EB)
Descriptors: Community Control, Community Involvement, Community Role, Decentralization, Decision Making, Educational Administration, Elementary Secondary Education, Minority Group Influences, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Public Schools, School Community Relationship, School District Autonomy, Socioeconomic Influences, Teacher Role, Unions
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
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