ERIC Number: ED310893
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Establishing and Enriching School-Community Ties in Small Schools. Small Schools Network Information Exchange Number 6.
Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast & Islands, Andover, MA.
This information packet contains 14 articles reprinted from various books and journals. Establishing and enriching school-community ties in small schools is the theme for this "Information Exchange Packet," the sixth in a series developed for Small Schools Network members. The articles and their authors are: "Skills in Building Support for Schools" (John R. Hoyle and others); "Education and Community Development: What Can the School Do?" (Adrian Bell and Alan Sigsworth); "Barriers to Greater Contact between Home and School" (Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.); "Forging Stronger Links Between Home and School" (Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.); "The School/Community Survey: A Useful Tool in Improving Education" (Terri V. Hunt and others); "Advertising Practices to Improve School-Community Relations" (Isobel L. Pfeiffer and Jane B. Dunlap); "Parents and Schools" (Far West Laboratory); "How Well Does Your District Support Single and Working Parents?" (from School Administrator); "Invite the Community to Learn Why You Do What You Do All Day" (Thomas Fowler-Finn); "Try Our One-Minute Messages: Score Points for Your Schools" (Raj Chopra); "Community Relations: Keeping School and Community as One" and "Community Relations: Keeping School and Community Together" (from Creative Ideas for Small Schools); "Notable Practices" (Steve Toy); and "A Model Plan" (Steve Toy). Each article contains information as to its original publication source. (ALL)
Descriptors: Community Support, Elementary Secondary Education, Family School Relationship, Parent School Relationship, Public Relations, School Business Relationship, School Community Programs, School Community Relationship, School Support, Small Schools
Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast and Islands, 290 South Main Street, Andover, MA 01810 ($11.50 plus $2.50 postage/handling).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast & Islands, Andover, MA.
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