ERIC Number: ED198216
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Citizen Participation in Decision Making.
Paddock, Susan C.; Sferra, Bobbie A.
This handbook for parents defines and describes the process of citizen participation in educational decision making. After describing the history of citizen involvement, the booklet answers questions regarding why and how community members can become involved in policy formation. Problems in participatory decision making and strategies for increasing its effectiveness are also discussed. (MK)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Mott (C.S.) Foundation, Flint, MI.; Arizona State Univ., Tempe.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Univ., Tempe. Southwest Regional Center for Community Education Development.