ERIC Number: EJ555386
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Schools Make the Decision: The Impact of Site-Based Management.
Myers, Jack A.
School Business Affairs, v63 n10 p3-9 Oct 1997
The Philadelphia School District has a five-step program of site-based-management prerequisites for schools: (1) absolute support from the top administration; (2) clear and fair allocation formulas on which each school's budget is to be based; (3) universal understanding of any restrictions, rules, or guidelines; (4) full explanation of budget process to all stakeholders; and (5) advance contemplation of the consequences of poor choices. (5 tables) (MLF)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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