ERIC Number: ED326366
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Allocating Resources in Rural and Small Schools. Small Schools Network Information Exchange, Number 9.
Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast & Islands, Andover, MA.
This information packet contains 48 reprinted articles dealing with resources allocation in rural and small schools. A number of articles have a direct rural focus, while others cover the more general issues and principles surrounding resource allocation. The packet is divided into the following sections: (1) an overview of budget development strategies and issues for the 1990s; (2) public relations strategies to gain support for schools; (3) community development and community involvement in budget and non-budget issues; (4) the planning process for resource allocation; (5) potential new revenue sources; (6) operations decisions; (7) program decisions; (8) facility decisions; (9) cooperation and consolidation; and (10) other information sources. Each article contains information as to its original publication source. (ALL)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Educational Cooperation, Educational Facilities, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Program Development, Resource Allocation, Rural Schools, School Administration, School Community Relationship, School Funds, Small Schools
The Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast and Islands, 300 Brickstone Square, Suite 900, Andover, MA (Order No. 9070-09, $17.50 plus $2.50 postage).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Collected Works - General
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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