ERIC Number: ED066789
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Feb
The General Concept of Managing for Educational Accountability.
Taylor, John E.; Smith, Robert G., Jr.
The first section of the paper defines project accountability, presents background to the concept, and highlights current problems in the public school system. The paper is also concerned with assessment procedures that make provisions for accountability in (1) attainment of terminal objectives and (2) phase-by-phase conduct of a project in pursuit of terminal objectives. (Author)
Descriptors: Accountability, Administrator Guides, Behavioral Objectives, Educational Development, Feedback, Performance Contracts, Program Evaluation, Programed Instruction
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Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Human Resources Research Organization, Alexandria, VA.
Note: Based on presentation at Western Regional Research Coordinating Unit Directors Conference (Squaw Valley, California, September 1970)