ERIC Number: ED026726
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Survey of Public Education in the Member Cities of the Council of Big City Boards of Education.
National School Boards Association, Washington, DC.
Information about school operations in 50 cities with a core population of over 300,000 is presented in an attempt to reveal something about changes taking place. Relating generally to trends in population, enrollment, and finance and to boards of education, 37 items of data are presented for each city. These include: Number of teachers and administrators, areas of school districts, instructional budgets, fiscal dependence or independence, percent of students in nonpublic schools, number of members on the board, method of choosing the board, length of term of office of board members, payment of board members, number of women on board, racial composition of board, and number of board meetings held. (HW)
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Enrollment Trends, Population Trends, Public Schools, Surveys, Urban Schools
National School Boards Association, 1233 Central Street, Evanston, Illinois 60201 ($5.00).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National School Boards Association, Washington, DC.