ERIC Number: EJ296797
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Effective Schools: Political Environment and Education Policy.
Kirst, Michael W.
Planning and Changing, v14 n4 p234-44 Win 1983
Affirming the basic value of the emphasis in much recent literature on the need for increased school effectiveness, the author argues that more attention should be given to the problem of "school climate" and to a resolution of the tension between state-mandated uniformity and school-level autonomy. (JBM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Change Strategies, Compliance (Legal), Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Politics of Education, School District Autonomy, School Effectiveness, State School District Relationship, State Standards
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A