ERIC Number: EJ559497
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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School-Based Decision Making and the Empowerment of Secondary School Teachers.
Wall, Russell; Rinehart, James R.
Journal of School Leadership, v8 n1 p49-64 Jan 1998
Investigates teacher empowerment in high schools that had school councils over varying time periods. Participants taught in a state mandating an inclusive school governance process. A School Participant Empowerment Scale measured empowerment over six subscales: decision making, autonomy, self-efficacy, professional growth, status, and impact. Significant decision-making differences existed between schools with three years' experience and inexperienced schools. (51 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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