ERIC Number: ED065918
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Improving Provisions for Organization, Housing, Financial Support and Accountability.
Polley, John W.; Lamitie, Robert E.
This chapter provides insights into the solution of financial and governance problems that face big city education. The report identifies recent developments affecting big city education such as metropolitanism, regionalism, full State financing, revenue sharing, and reform of property taxation. The authors discuss (1) recent court cases affecting educational finance, (2) planning new multipurpose facilities, and (3) strategies for making urban schools accountable to their communities. (JF)
Descriptors: Accountability, Administrative Organization, Citizen Participation, Community Control, Community Involvement, Court Litigation, Decentralization, Educational Finance, Equalization Aid, Facility Planning, Organizational Change, Property Taxes, State Aid, Urban Education, Urban Schools
Not available separately, only as part of complete publication: Revitalizing Education in the Big Cities, EA 004 481
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Improving State Leadership in Education, Denver, CO.; Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Note: Chapter 4 of EA 004 481, see above