ERIC Number: ED240682
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 0
How to Set Goals in Your School System.
Brotherson, Patricia A.
The script for a slide show which describes the goal-setting process undertaken by the Elkhart (Indiana) Community Schools to determine educational priorities is presented along with reproductions of the slides used in the show. Topics covered in the script and the slide reproductions include: (1) background information on the Elkhart schools; (2) seven questions to be addressed when designing a needs assessment study; (3) a diagram of the model used for the goal-setting process; (4) a description of the process used to gain parent and community input; (5) the format used for data collection; (6) the process and timelines used to study the data including board sessions and hearings; and (7) the 5-year priority schedule developed from the needs assessment recommendations. The 1983-1988 District Goals and Priorities of the Elkhart Community Schools is appended. (DC)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Goal Setting; PF Project
Note: Contains faint/broken type on pages 20-23. Paper presented at the National School Boards Association Convention (San Francisco, CA, April 23-26, 1983).