ERIC Number: ED162388
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Community Schools. ACSA School Management Digest, Series 1, Number 15. ERIC/CEM Research Analysis Series, Number 42.
Utilizing material in the ERIC network, this paper briefly investigates the theory, history, and current state of community schools. Planning guidelines for alternative uses of school facilities are discussed and some examples are given of effective shared facilities. Financial requirements for starting a community school and possible sources of financial support are discussed. Administration and staffing arrangements that differ from those of traditional schools are outlined. The final topic concerns the curriculum needs of community schools. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Administrators, Community Control, Community Education, Community Involvement, Community Resources, Community Schools, Educational Finance, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Facility Guidelines, Facility Requirements, Literature Reviews, School Community Relationship, Shared Facilities, Shared Services, State of the Art Reviews
Association of California School Administrators, 1575 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, California 94010 ($2.75 nonmembers; $1.75 ACSA members)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Association of California School Administrators.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.