ERIC Number: EJ498874
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Do America's Schools Need a "Dow Jones Index"?
Guthrie, James W.
Clearing House, v68 n2 p98-103 Nov-Dec 1994
Discusses America's fascination with measuring education. Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of a single composite indicator, akin to the Dow Jones Index, to measure educational productivity. Describes progress in the California State Education Department in developing a composite index to measure student performance. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California