ERIC Number: ED208079
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
On the Feasibility of a Grade Level Reorganization for the Providence School System. Volumes I and II. Final Report.
Feld, Marcia Marker; And Others
This report is the third and final phase of a year and one-half study on the feasibility of reorganizing the currently splintered grade system in Providence, Rhode Island into a uniform K through 8 structure. The first volume of the report is an overview of the Providence School System and the goals of the feasibility study. A variety of policy options are proposed, and scenario analyses of them are presented. Reviewed are construction and operating costs. The critical issues surrounding grade reorganization are identified, and strategies for solving problems are suggested. Volume II is comprised of nine appendices of relevant papers and data. (MK)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island Univ., Providence. Community Planning and Area Development Urban Field Center.