2 edition of Improving the measurement of staffing resources at the school level found in the catalog.
Improving the measurement of staffing resources at the school level
1998 by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, National Center for Education Statistics, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English
|Other titles||Development of recommendations for NCES for the Schools and Staffing Surveys (SASS)|
|Statement||[prepared by Roger E. Levine ... [et al.].|
|Series||Working paper series -- no. 97-42|
|Contributions||National Center for Education Statistics., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)|
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Improving the Measurement of Staffing Resources at the School Level Development of Recommendations for NCES for the Schools and Staffing Surveys (SASS) The purpose of this report is to suggest ways to improve the school staffing information gathered through the Schools and Staffing Surveys (SASS) currently administered by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
Working Paper: Improving the Measurement of Staffing Resources at the School Level: The Development of Recommendations for NCES for the Schools and Staffing Surveys (SASS) Description: The purpose of this report is to suggest ways to improve the school staffing.
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Comparisons have been made within New Zealand across cycles and also with other countries. The school improvement process should begin with a meaningful needs assessment — a systematic process for understanding the underlying school- and district-based causes of underperformance.
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