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ERIC Number: EJ555455
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-9495
Improving Schools through Performance-Based Accountability and Financial Rewards.
King, Richard A.; Mathers, Judith K.
Journal of Education Finance, v23 n2 p147-76 Fall 1997
Policymakers are exploring whether schools should be allocated state funds as rewards for improving student achievement and other performance indicators. Team-based rewards specified in 14 states' statutes represent a limited form of performance-based school finance. This article examines financial rewards in four states and makes policy recommendations for improving performance-based accountability systems that include statewide standards, assessments, rewards, and sanctions. (38 footnotes) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Kentucky; South Carolina; Texas