ERIC Number: ED257220
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Staff Development: A 1984 Study of the Fifty States.
Cooley, Van E.; Thompson, Jay C., Jr.
To determine the extent of state-mandated staff development activity in the states, a study involving the chief education officer from each of the 50 states was conducted, and the results are reported in this paper. The study and report focus on the following: (1) states mandating staff development programs; (2) states planning legislation pertaining to staff development; (3) informational support that states provide local education associations in the development, operationalization, maintenance, and growth of staff development programs; and (4) financial support provided by states to local education associations. (DCS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Council of States on Inservice Education (9th, Orlando, FL, November 16-20, 1984).