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Financing Schools for High Performance

Financing Schools for High Performance - 98 edition

Financing Schools for High Performance - 98 edition

ISBN13: 9780787940607

ISBN10: 0787940607

Financing Schools for High Performance by Allan Odden and Carolyn Busch - ISBN 9780787940607
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Jossey-Bass, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No
Financing Schools for High Performance by Allan Odden and Carolyn Busch - ISBN 9780787940607

ISBN13: 9780787940607

ISBN10: 0787940607

Edition: 98

Author Bio

Odden, Allan : University of Wisconsin

Allan Odden is professor of educational administration and policy at the University of Wisconsin - Madison and codirector of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education. He is the editor of Rethinking School Finance (Jossey-Bass, 1992).


Busch, Carolyn : Governor Locke

Carolyn Busch is an education finance advisor to Governor Locke in Washington State. Previously she worked as a research associate at the Consortium for Policy Research in Education at the University of Wisconsin?Madison.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction

1. How the Education Dollar Is Spent

2. The Case for Decentralized School Management

Part Two: Approaches to School-Based Financing

3. The Case for Charter Schools

4. A State-to-School Model from Australia

5. School-Based Financing in England

Part Three: Recommendations

6. A Better Financing Framework

7. Reallocating Education Dollars to Improve Results

8. New Roles and Responsibilities for the District

9. Summary: Putting Money Where it Matters Most

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