ERIC Number: ED058157
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
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Viewpoints on Accountability.
Educational Innovators Press, Tucson, AZ.
This booklet contains five papers which examine the activities, successes, and pitfalls encountered by educators who are introducing accountability techniques into instructional programs where they did not exist in the past. The papers are based on actual programs and offer possible solutions in the areas considered, which are 1) performance contracting, 2) individualized performance-based teacher education programs, and 3) educational management systems. The papers are 1) "The Educational Management System," by Dr. George L. Caldwell, superintendent of the San Bernardino City Unified School District; 2) "The Texarkana Dropout Prevention Program," by the director, Martin Filogamo; 3) "The Grand Rapids Performance Contracting Program," by the director, Joan Webster; 4) "Elementary Level Individualized Performance-Based Program," by Douglas H. Stellner and John Carter of the Vallejo City Unified School District; and 5) "The College Level WILKIT Program at Weber State College," by the director, Dr. Blaine P. Parkinson. (MBM)
Descriptors: Accountability, Management Systems, Performance Contracts, Performance Criteria, Teacher Education
Educational Innovators Press, P.O. Box 13052, Tucson, Ariz. 85711 ($1.95)
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Authoring Institution: Educational Innovators Press, Tucson, AZ.