ERIC Number: ED362988
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Putting Children First: Improving Student Performance in Washington State.
Washington Governor's Council on Educational Reform and Funding, Olympia.
This document describes a vision for education in the state of Washington and offers a proposal for the state legislature's consideration. An article by the Governor, Booth Gardner, provides an overview of the state's vision for education, discussing the seven assumptions of school improvement, the shift from a focus on inputs to student outcomes, the state's four learning goals, the new student certificate of mastery, professional development provisions, accountability, and deregulation. The following sections highlight legislative and nonlegislative recommendations. Closing sections contain additional comments, a glossary, a list of statewide community forums, acknowledgements, and endorsements. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Governor's Council on Educational Reform and Funding, Olympia.