ERIC Number: ED170879
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Observations on the Governance of Public Schools in Switzerland. World Education Monograph Series, Number Three.
Meier, Heinz Karl
This document presents a brief, personal look at school governance in the canton of Zurich, Switzerland. The author, a former teacher in Zurich, describes the close relationship between the community and an educational system in which teachers are appointed temporarily by a lay school board and must be confirmed in their positions by periodic public election. (PGD)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Governance, Program Descriptions, School Community Relationship, School Organization
World Education Project, Box U-32, School of Education, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06268 ($1.50 plus $0.50 postage)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Connecticut Univ., Storrs. World Education Project.
Identifiers - Location: Switzerland