ERIC Number: ED242024
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
School District Reorganization. SMERC Alert! Information for Professional Excellence.
This overview of the literature on school district reorganization: (1) cites four reasons for reorganization; (2) gives two statistics on projected declines in student enrollment; (3) presents factors to be considered during the process of closing a school; (4) lists six administrative leadership skills needed during the school closure process; (5) provides an overview of the issue of middle schools versus junior high schools; and (6) offers five elements of a successful reorganization effort which have been learned from past experience. A bibliography of resources on topics covered in this review cites three journal articles and one Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) microfiche document. (DC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: San Mateo County Office of Education, Redwood City, CA. SMERC Information Center.