ERIC Number: ED345366
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
State Policies for School Restructuring. Better Education through Informed Legislation Series.
State legislative policies for educational restructuring are examined in this handbook, with a focus on restructuring from the perspective of state elected officials. Following an executive summary and introduction, the second and third parts explain the need for restructuring and features of the restructuring movement. Problems and obstacles are highlighted next, followed by a description of charter schools. Other reform efforts implemented in Dade County, Florida; Chicago, Illinois; Minnesota; and Kentucky are described. (28 references) (LMI)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Organizational Change, School Based Management, School Organization, School Restructuring, State Action
National Conference of State Legislatures, 1560 Broadway, Suite 700, Denver, CO 80202 ($10).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Conference of State Legislatures, Denver, CO.