ERIC Number: EJ443921
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Measuring Effectiveness in Citizens' Participation Organizations: An Exploratory Study.
Wilson, C. Dwayne; Zhou, YuHui A.
Urban Review, v24 n1 p23-37 Mar 1992
Addresses theories of organizational effectiveness, a multivariate model, and determinants for effectiveness of local school citizens' participation organizations in a metropolitan public school system by surveying 52 citizen participants. Resource acquisition and internal process effectiveness are inversely correlated with perceived need for improvement in student achievement and school environment. (Author/JB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Citizen Participation, Community Organizations, Demography, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Group Dynamics, Organizational Effectiveness, Organizational Theories, Public Schools, Resource Allocation, School Community Relationship, Urban Schools
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A