ERIC Number: EJ345283
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
School-Based Management: The Next Needed Education Reform.
Guthrie, James W.
Phi Delta Kappan, v68 n4 p305-09 Dec 1986
Recommends the implementation of school-based management systems as one way to meet government demands for educational reform. Describes the functions of principals, school advisory councils, school-site budgeting and accounting, and annual planning and performance reports in successful school-based management systems. Presents examples of implementation methods and recommends a performance measurement system. (IW)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Administrator Role, Advisory Committees, Budgeting, Change Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Institutional Autonomy, Organizational Change, Participative Decision Making, Performance, Principals, School Based Management, School Organization, School Policy, State School District Relationship, Teacher Administrator Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
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