ERIC Number: EJ463043
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of Selected Economic, Social, and Fiscal Indicators for Nonmetropolitan School Classification Schemes.
Reeder, Richard J.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v8 n3 p29-46 Fall 1992
Examines economic, social, and fiscal indicators available from federal data sources that can be used in classification systems for rural school districts. Compares the strengths and weaknesses of the various indicators. Recommends that researchers use multiple indicators or alternative data sources to mitigate potential problems of unintentional biases. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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