ERIC Number: ED061617
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Oct
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Integrating Organizational Specialists into School Districts.
Schmuck, Richard A.; Runkel, Philip J.
In this paper, the authors describe (1) the role of the organizational specialist in trying to establish and maintain vertical and horizontal lines of communication in organizations; (2) two case studies of organizational development (Kent and Eugene); (3) the values of creativity, work, and sharing that guide the authors; (4) the general systems and group dynamics theories that provide a framework for organization self-renewal; (5) the use of the theory to establish a subsystem for organizational change; (6) a recommended sequence for integrating organizational specialists into school districts; and (7) helps and hindrances in establishing teams of organizational specialists, drawn from experience. (RA)
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Note: Paper presented at National Training Laboratories Invitational Conference on New Technology in Organizational Development. (New York, N.Y., October 8-9, 1971)