ERIC Number: EJ472025
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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School Board Member Role Expectations in Making Decisions about Educational Programs: Do Size of School and Region of Country Make a Difference?
Newman, Dianna L.; Brown, Robert D.
Urban Education, v28 n3 p267-80 Oct 1993
Investigates role expectations of school board members making decisions about curriculum and social programs to gain insight. Results from a national sample of 293 school board members indicate that region and school size interact to affect perceptions of community involvement, superintendent recommendations, and responses on all variables. (SLD)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Administrator Role, Board of Education Policy, Boards of Education, Community Involvement, Curriculum Development, Decision Making, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Geographic Regions, National Surveys, Policy Formation, Role Perception, School Administration, School Size, Superintendents
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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