ERIC Number: EJ660911
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Size, Performance and Effectiveness: Cost-Constrained Measures of Best-Practice Performance and Secondary-School Size.
Barnett, Richard R.; Glass, J. Colin; Snowdon, Roger I.; Stringer, Karl S.
Education Economics, v10 n3 p291-311 Dec 2002
Examines the relationship between school performance and school size using data from 152 Northern Ireland secondary schools during 2 academic years. Finds that larger schools outperformed smaller ones when grouped according to sex, school type, and the absence or presence of a sixth form. Draws implications for government policy. (Contains 25 references.) (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)