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ERIC Number: EJ494663
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0094-0771
Interdisciplinary Teams Lead to Greater Teacher Empowerment.
Husband, Ronald E.; Short, Paula M.
Middle School Journal, v26 n2 p58-61 Nov 1994
Investigates the relationship between teaming and empowerment by comparing the perceived empowerment of middle-school teachers working in departmentalized organizations to those of teachers working on interdisciplinary teams. Interdisciplinary team members felt significantly more empowered in all six factors (decision-making, professional growth, status, self-efficacy, autonomy, and impact) than departmentally organized teachers. Results parallel findings for self-directed teams in business or industry. (15 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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