ERIC Number: EJ674013
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Community Involvement in Schools: From Concept to Practice.
Sanders, Mavis G.
Education and Urban Society, v35 n2 p161-80 Feb 2003
Reviews the current theoretical and empirical literature on community involvement in schools, describing different rationales for community involvement. Discusses four major forms of school-community partnerships (business, university, service learning, and school-linked service integration) and factors influencing their implementation and results. Offers suggestions to increase the capacity of community involvement in schools to positively affect students, professional educators, families, and communities. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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