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ERIC Number: EJ612908
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0275-6072
Making Local School Councils Work: The Implementation of Local School Councils in Chicago Public Elementary Schools.
Krishnamoorthi, S. Raja
Journal of Law and Education, v29 n3 p285-314 Jul 2000
Reform in Chicago's public schools has involved decentralizing decision-making to parent-dominated Local School Councils (LSCs). School data are analyzed to determine what aspects of LSC governance matter for student achievement. Concludes that training LSCs might be important for their functioning and lead to higher student achievement. An appendix contains the statistical methodology. (Contains 100 footnotes.) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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