ERIC Number: ED425538
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
School-Based Decision Making Resource Guide: Focus on Teaching and Learning.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
This guide provides support for school jurisdictions and schools as they implement school-based decision-making (SBDM) for the purpose of improving teaching and learning. The intended users include school boards, school councils, school staffs, and central-office personnel who wish to create effective SBDM processes and policies, which focus on teaching and learning. The resource guide contains numerous Alberta stories and practical examples of SBDM from jurisdictions around the province. Each chapter includes a focus article written by an Alberta educator. These articles offer an indepth analysis of complex issues of SBDM. General guidelines and practical suggestions from research and current practice follow the focus article. Next, examples of current practice related to the chapter are introduced with the goal of providing a variety of approaches for the reader to consider. Finally, concluding each chapter are workshops intended to strengthen the SBDM knowledge and skills of stakeholders. The guide provides numerous references and information for all members of the school community. (JMD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada