ERIC Number: EJ387729
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Rural School Improvement: Bigger or Better?
Journal of State Government, v61 n1 p22-28 Jan-Feb 1988
Examines shared education perceptions regarding school effectiveness; expansion, operation, resources, test scores, and the role of schools in education. Questions traditional beliefs regarding school size and educational quality. Introduces new ideas created by innovation and reform. Examines rural education, employment and economic development issues, recommending alternative policy considerations. (TES)
Descriptors: Consolidated Schools, Cost Effectiveness, Economic Development, Education Work Relationship, Educational Innovation, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Schools, Rural Education, Rural Schools, School Effectiveness, School Expansion, School Responsibility, School Role, School Size, Scores, Small Schools
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with title "Revitalizing Rural America."