ERIC Number: EJ611853
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Making Shared Decision Making Work.
Kilgore, Karen; Webb, Rodman B.
Middle School Journal, v28 n5 p3-13 May 1997
Describes how one middle school implemented shared decision making successfully. Presents questions that staff asked themselves, including how stakeholders' interests are represented, the type of communication network to use, changes in teachers' and principal's roles, keeping the focus on student learning, the type of staff developments needed, and types of problems to anticipate. (KB)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Cooperation, Cooperative Planning, Decision Making, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Management Teams, Middle School Teachers, Middle Schools, Parent School Relationship, Participative Decision Making, Principals, School Based Management, Staff Development, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teacher Role, Teamwork
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A