ERIC Number: ED112519
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
A Computerized Three-Dimensional Program Budget and Its Implementation at Cambridge School Department.
Wong, S. Godwin
This report describes the APL (Accountable unit, Program, and line item) budget system, a computerized three-dimensional program budget system that has been implemented in the Cambridge (Massachusetts) School Department. Various chapters discuss the differences between traditional budgeting and program budgeting, present an overview of te APL system, describe the implementation of the APL system in the Cambridge School Department, and provide an indepth analysis of the APL system and some of the difficulties encountered during its implementation at Cambridge. A glossary of important terms and sample budget forms and output budget reports for the APL system are included in the appendix. (JG)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Graduate School of Education.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts (Cambridge)