ERIC Number: EJ490225
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
In Search of Cost-Effective Schools.
Raywid, Mary Anne; Shaheen, Thomas A.
Theory into Practice, v33 n2 p67-74 Spr 1994
Examines major cost-effectiveness proposals, describing developments that highlight concerns over making schools cost effective. The article discusses ways to blend the concerns of educational quality, equity, and costs (district consolidations, shared service and facilities arrangements, new accountability strategies, new information systems, school restructuring, and broadened impact and context plans). (SM)
Descriptors: Accountability, Administrator Responsibility, Cost Effectiveness, Costs, Educational Economics, Educational Finance, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Education, School District Reorganization, School District Spending, School Effectiveness, Shared Facilities, Shared Resources and Services
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New York