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ERIC Number: EJ583569
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0263-211X
The Accountability of School Governing Bodies.
Farrell, Catherine M.; Law, Jennifer
Educational Management & Administration, v27 n1 p5-15 Jan 1999
Since inception of Britain's 1988 Education Reform Act, key responsibilities have devolved from local education authorities to school governing bodies. In a recent study, the 27 governors interviewed perceived governing bodies as accountable. Individual administrators felt more accountable to parents than to LEAs or inspection agencies. (26 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Reform Act 1988 (England)