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Stretching the school dollar : how schools and districts can save money while serving students best

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Educational innovations, Harvard Education Press, Cambridge, Mass., p.351 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2825 .S726 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9142359

Keywords:

Public schools--United States--Cost effectiveness, Public schools--United States--Finance, School improvement programs--United States

Abstract:

Contents: Introduction / Frederick M. Hess -- A warning for all who would listen - America's public schools face a forthcoming fiscal tsunami / James W. Guthrie and Arthur Peng -- What's happening in the states / June Kronholz -- Now is a great time to consider the per-unit cost of everything in education / Marguerite Roza -- Managing for results in America's great city schools / Michael Casserly -- The efficient use of teachers / Steven F. Wilson -- More productive schools through online learning / John E. Chubb -- Large-scale cost cutting and reorganizing / Jill Corcoran, Reginald Gilyard, Lane McBride, and Jamal Powell -- Investing in improvement - strategy and resource allocation in public school districts / Stacey Childress -- First-person tale of cost-cutting success / Nathan Levenson -- Overcoming the political barriers to change / Martin R. West.

Publication Language:

eng