ERIC Number: ED243189
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Effective Schools Resources.
Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
This practical reference guide to selected resources may assist local school districts in learning about and applying effective schooling practices; the guide has special usefulness to Illinois readers. With an emphasis on finding characteristics of effective schools, the booklet has sections devoted to the following: (1) computer search printouts of Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) abstracts of related documents and journal articles; (2) copies of an ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management research article, "Schools--and Their Principals--Do Make a Difference," and a "The Best of ERIC on Educational Management" newsletter which presents annotations of 11 documents on school effectiveness; (3) diagrams and tables summarizing the findings of numerous effective schools studies; (4) a selective listing of characteristics of effective schools compiled by the authors from a variety of sources including brochures, case studies, and research studies; and (5) instructions for obtaining the information from the indicated sources, including an ERIC documents order form, a listing of Illinois ERIC locations, and notes on how to read and use an ERIC abstract entry. (DCS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
Identifiers: ERIC; Illinois