ERIC Number: ED247347
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-May-11
Reference Count: N/A
The Basics and Beyond. A Report of the Council on Educational Excellence.
Salt Lake City School District, UT.
This report contains the findings and recommendations of the Council on Educational Excellence created by the Salt Lake City Board of Education in 1983. Findings are presented under the headings "Teaching,""Administration,""Content" (vocational/technical and academic education), "Time," and "Expectations." The following recommendations are made: (1) teacher compensation to be based on performance and load as well as experience and additional training; (2) increased teacher compensation; (3) increased inservice training; (4) internship programs for prospective principals; (5) program changes in both vocational/technical education and academic education; (6) more effective use of time in the schools; (7) more emphasis on the development of study skills; and (8) clarification of what is expected of students, parents, teachers, principals, and the school district itself. Appendices include the Board's charge to the Council, a list of presentations made to the Council during its deliberations, and the school district's graduation requirements. (CMG)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Salt Lake City School District, UT.