ERIC Number: EJ553196
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A Proactive Role for Educators in Local Economic Development: Shaping the Future.
Education and Urban Society, v29 n4 p524-47 Aug 1997
Suggests that educators should take an active role in improving the economic base of communities and that schools can play an important role in increasing the wealth of the community. It explains how economies shape the choices of students, how schools can shape the economic characteristics of their communities, and the role of public schools in local economic development planning. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Education as a Basic Industry."