ERIC Number: ED172415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Management Tools for the Practicing School Administrator. A Handbook for School Administrators Who Wish to Plan, Organize, Allocate Resources, and Control Educational Programs.
American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.
The purpose of this handbook is to describe selected management tools useful to elementary and secondary school administrators. It attempts to provide the administrator with knowledge that will stimulate the use of these tools in an educational environment. It is intended to enable the administrator to direct educational programs to a productive and successful conclusion. Chapter 1 of the handbook describes the background and history of management tools. Chapters 2, 3, and 4 present three basic types of management tools: the Planning, Evaluation, and Review Technique (PERT); zero-base budgeting; and Gantt, milestone, and flow charts. Chapter 5 discusses application considerations. (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Decision Making, Educational Administration, Elementary Secondary Education, Flow Charts, Management Systems, Program Administration, Program Descriptions
American Association of School Administrators, 1801 North Moore Street, Arlington, Virginia 22209 (Stock No. 021-00337; $5.00, quantity discounts; all orders less than $15 must be accompanied by payment in full, and add $1.00 for handling and postage)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of School Administrators, Arlington, VA.