ERIC Number: ED364947
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Ensuring Student Success through Collaboration: Summer Institute Papers and Recommendations of the Council of Chief State School Officers, 1992.
Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.
This volume contains papers that were commissioned for the 1992 Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) Summer Institute. These papers form the basis for the CCSSO's study of school-community collaboration, which focuses on the role of the community in ensuring the success of all students. Following the acknowledgements and introduction, the papers include: (1) "Community Support for Student Success" (Lisbeth B. Schorr); (2) "Changing the System for Children's Services: Building Linkages with Schools" (Michael W. Kirst); (3) "Pushing the Boundaries of Education: The Implications of a Youth Development Approach to Education Policies, Structures, and Collaborations" (Karen J. Pittman and Michelle Cahill); (4) "Current Human Service Reforms" (Ruth Massinga); (5) "Taking a Family-Centered Approach" (Judy Langford Carter); (6) "Funding Initiatives for School-Linked Family Services" (Frank Farrow); (7) "Collaborating to Meet the Readiness Agenda: Dimensions and Dilemmas" (Sharon L. Kagan); (8) "Collaboration for Young Adolescents: Transforming Middle-Grades Education" (Frank A. Loda); (9) "Comprehensive School Health Services: Does It Matter and Is It Worth the Fight?" (M. Joycelyn Elders and Jennifer Hui); (10) "Savannah's New Futures Initiative: Getting to the Root of the Dandelion" (Otis S. Johnson); and (11) "The Walbridge Caring Communities Program" (Khatib Waheed). An appendix contains the CCSSO policy statement, "Student Success through Collaboration." (LMI)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Child Welfare, Educational Cooperation, Elementary Secondary Education, Family School Relationship, Human Services, School Community Relationship, Social Services, State Agencies
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.