ERIC Number: ED301364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Oct-17
Reference Count: N/A
National Rural Education Research Forum (Lake Placid, New York, October 16-17, 1987).
National Rural Education Association, Fort Collins, CO.
The purpose of this forum was the assessment of how well current research is meeting the needs of rural educators. Individual papers presented at the forum are "Learning To Find the 'Niches': Rural Education and Vitalizing Rural Communities" by Daryl Hobbs with commentary by Richard Tulikangas; "Effective Rural Schools: Where Are We? Where Are We Going? How Do We Get There?" by Weldon Beckner with commentaries by Robert V. Carlson and Paul M. Nachtigal; "School Effectiveness: The Teachers' Perspective" by William A. Matthes with commentaries by Jack Sanders and James E. Akenson; "Research and Action Needs in Rural School Finance" by Robert E. Lamitie with commentaries by Austin D. Swanson, Stephen L. Jacobson, and David H. Monk; and "Staff Development Research and Rural Schools: A Critical Appraisal" by Fred Wood and Paul F. Kleine with commentaries by William A. Clauss and Kathleen R. Flanagan. Synthesizers' reports, summarizing the reactions, comments, and suggestions put forth at group sessions, include "A Synthesis of Comments and Recommendations on Rural Schools and Economic Development" by Kay Harned; "Directions and Possibilities for Rural Education Staff Development" by Edward Chance; "School Effectiveness from the Administration and Teacher Points of View" by Sterne Roufa, David Hagstrom, and Robert Warren; "Rural School's Finance Track" by Rose Ann Fogarty; and "Research: The Critical Audience Factor" by William LeTarte. (SV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Rural Education Association, Fort Collins, CO.
Note: For some papers, see RC 016 625-628.