Organizational training and relationship building for increasing public participation in a public school district
MetadataShow full item record
From the early twentieth century to the present, citizen participation in U.S. public institutions--particularly schools--has continually decreased. The trend has been linked to the bureaucratization of public schools and their increasing reliance on expert knowledge for solutions to school- and education-related problems. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of a parent training program designed to increase a school district's capacity for public participation. The program--known as Leadership St. Vrain--provided citizens knowledge about school district operations and management ...
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Contributor:Couture, Barbara; Kent, Thomas
Date:2004At the 2003 "Rock the Vote" debate, one of the questions posed by a student to the eight Democratic candidates for the presidential nomination was "have you ever used marijuana?" Amazingly, all but one of the candidates ...
Date:1984-09-14“The following Department of the Army Permit actions were taken by the Sacramento District, during the period 1 through 1 August thru 31 August 1984.”