ERIC Number: ED202082
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Managing Declining Enrollment. The Best of ERIC on Educational Management, Number 58.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.
Four documents and seven journal articles on the management of enrollment decline, selected from those recently made available through the ERIC system, are described briefly in this report. Topics covered in the items listed include what can be done at the state level, suggestions for projecting enrollment, how instructional space is being utilized, how long range planning can be accomplished, how to deal with stress in the administration of a shrinking district, how Minnesota has responded to enrollment decline, the uses of busing and leaves of absence to counteract enrollment decline, suggestions for maintaining educational quality, how citizens can be involved, and how computer simulation can make school closing easier. (PGD)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Computer Oriented Programs, Decision Making, Declining Enrollment, Educational Facilities Planning, Educational Planning, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Projections, School Buildings, School Closing, School Size, Space Utilization, State Boards of Education
ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 (free).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.