ERIC Number: ED171680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar-1
Reference Count: 0
Staff Development: A Carrot or a Stick?
Greenbaum, Leonard A.
A description of the staff development program in the Dade County (Florida) Public School District is presented. The remarks focus on many elements of the program including needs assessment for staff training, the use of television in various capacities, supplementing the expense of continuing education for teachers and administrators, incentive systems, preservice education and student teachers, teacher centers, school based management for administrators, helping personnel cope with stress, and teacher evaluation. The program involves expenditures of approximately $12,000,000. (DS)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Dade County Public Schools FL
Note: Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (Chicago, Illinois, 1979)