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ERIC Number: ED199362
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jul
Pages: 39
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Community Perspectives on the Role of the School in the Community. IRE Report No. 3.
Clasby, Miriam
This report is a series of interviews with fifteen citizens experienced in school community relations at five different sites across the nation. A background section presents the rationale for and the design of these interviews and introduces the participants. The greater portion of the report presents a summary of and commentary on the interviews which cover such topics as: (1) new sources of legitimacy for citizen action; (2) coalition building and its impact; (3) the isolation of schools from the community; (4) professional resistance to parent involvement; and (5) political resources in urban and rural settings. An appendix provides an abstract of each interview. (Author/APM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Responsive Education, Boston, MA.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title I; Project Head Start
Note: Not available in paper copy due to institution's restriction.