ERIC Number: ED098274
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Conferences on Improving School Effectiveness, San Francisco, California [and] Washington, D.C., May 1973.
Solomon, Robert J., Ed.
The contents of the proceedings of this conference on improving school effectiveness, the purpose of which was to bring together a group of speakers who, because of their outstanding work, could help clarify some of the major issues in this area and perhaps help to suggest some solutions, include the following papers: "Does Education Make a Difference?" Bernard C. Watson; "The New Skeptics Have Gone Too Far," James W. Guthrie; "Legal Influences on Education," John E. Coons; "Financing Public Education," Charles S. Benson; "Community Influences on Education," Michael W. Kirst; "Education and Social Goals," Seymour Martin Lipset; "Meeting the Needs of Minority Children," Julian Nava; "What Teachers Can Do to Improve School Effectiveness," David Selden; "New Trends in the Preparation of Teachers," Robin H. Farquhar; "Equality and Higher Education," Paul N. Ylvisaker; "State Planning for Quality Education," Russell W. Peterson; and, "NIE and School Effectiveness," Thomas K. Glennan, Jr. (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Educational Finance, Educational Improvement, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Educational Problems, Educational Quality, Public Education, Public Policy, School Community Relationship, School Effectiveness, School Organization, Social Values, Teacher Role
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey ($5.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.