ERIC Number: EJ653591
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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School District Spending on Professional Development: Insights Available from National Data (1992-1998).
Killeen, Kieran M.; Monk, David H.; Plecki, Margaret L.
Journal of Education Finance, v28 n1 p25-50 Sum 2002
Analyzes measure of professional development expenditures by U.S. school districts using three panels of data from the Census Bureau. Finds that districts devote approximately 3 percent of total general expenditures to professional development, which equates to approximately 200 dollars per pupil. Findings reflect a fairly flat trend in new investments in teacher training and quality enhancement. (Contains 38 references.) (Authors/PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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