ERIC Number: ED108338
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
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Management Systems in Education. Professional Education Series.
Montello, Paul A.; Wimberly, Charles A.
This book provides a brief review of many concepts and practices that are currently being explored and utilized in educational management systems. It is intended to aid teachers and administrators who seek a general understanding of management systems, as well as school board members and laymen who are interested in the systems approach to educational management. Chapters 1 and 2 discuss many basic concepts of systems theory and explain selected techniques of systems analysis. Chapter 3 examines several comprehensive management systems and illustrates several techniques of systems analysis. Chapter 4 describes the application of systems theory to an actual educational program, and chapter 5 outlines some of the types of systems activities that can be expected to emerge in education. In addition, there is a glossary of terms and concepts frequently used in educational management systems, as well as a selective annotated bibliography of relevant books. (Author/JG)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Data Analysis, Educational Administration, Educational Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Flow Charts, Glossaries, Higher Education, Management Systems, Models, Systems Analysis, Systems Approach
Professional Educators Publications, Inc., Box 80728, Lincoln, Nebraska 68501 ($2.75)
Publication Type: Books
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