ERIC Number: ED197471
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Abstracts of Reports on Costs of Education, Financial Aspects of Declining Enrolment and of Current Research into Problems of Declining Enrolment.
Rideout, E. Brock
Reports on current research on the educational, social, and financial implications of declining enrollment in Ontario are summarized in part 1 of this paper and accompanied by the author's comments and conclusions. The abstracts cover such topics as school closure, the adequacy of small secondary schools, minimum acceptable size of elementary schools, relationship of per pupil costs to size in elementary schools, and use of vacant school space. Part 2 of the paper provides evaluative abstracts of reports on the costs of education in Ontario, including the areas of teacher education, school construction, pupil transportation, planning, teachers' salaries, and sources of educational finance. An extensive annotated bibliography is included as part 3 of the paper. (WD)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Case Studies, Declining Enrollment, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Expenditure per Student, Foreign Countries, Research Utilization, School Closing, School Construction, School Size, School Support, School Surveys, Small Schools, Space Utilization, Student Transportation, Teacher Education, Teacher Salaries
Publications Centre, Ministry of Government Services, 880 Bay St., 5th Floor, Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario M7A 1N8 Canada (Record No. ON01471/CODE00297; $1.50 microfiche).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Declining School Enrolments in Ontario, Toronto.
Note: For related documents, see EA 013 260-308.