ERIC Number: ED248196
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Education and Private Sector Collaboration to Help Meet School Staff Development/Inservice Education Needs. Ways to Improve Schools and Education Project. Annual Report. Executive Summary.
Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.
This executive summary of a report on the Ways to Improve Schools and Education (WISE) Project study of local school-business collaboration focuses upon the private sector voluntary efforts to help schools become more effective through staff development/inservice education. Topics covered in the report include: (1) rationale for the project; (2) statement of the problems and goals for WISE; (3) site selection (limited to three school districts in the southwest); (4) development of liaison teams; (5) findings in literature in regard to school-business collaboration; (6) findings from WISE sites; (7) reports from the working conferences; (8) guidelines identified by issues and problems; and (9) conclusions and recommendations from sites and liaison teams. (JD)
Descriptors: Community Resources, Cooperative Programs, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Inservice Teacher Education, Private Financial Support, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, School Business Relationship, Teacher Improvement
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.