ERIC Number: EJ439264
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Chicago School Reform: Only the First Step.
Glass, Thomas E.
School Community Journal, v1 n1 p39-42 Spr-Sum 1991
Since 1988, the Chicago Public Schools have instigated sweeping educational reforms, including decentralization and the establishment of school/community councils empowered to make important decisions, such as the hiring of principals. Although the councils' organizational model is imperfect, more parents and community members are becoming meaningfully involved in their neighborhood schools. (four references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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