ERIC Number: EJ458516
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Patterns of School Board Decision Making: Variations in Behavior and Perceptions.
Newman, Dianna L.; Brown, Robert D.
Journal of Research and Development in Education, v26 n1 p1-6 Fall 1992
Study examined relationships between school board decision-making patterns and activities. Board members nationwide completed questionnaires on perceptions of decision making. Analysis of variables related to conflict and consensus discerned three board types. Variables included degree of community involvement, time spent seeking consensus, and perceptions of an influential board member. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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