This guide explores the increasing need for student and family services in schools and presents data on successful school and community collaborative programmes. The book focuses on how to implement, operate and evaluate such programmes, and the authors offer useful tips and advice on potential pitfalls and benefits.
About the Author
Charles M. Achilles is Professor of Educational Leadership, College of Education, Eastern Michigan University (EMU). He received his doctorate in Educational Administration from the University of Rochester and worked briefly at the (former) U.S. Office of Education, for 21 years at the Bureau of Educational Research and Service, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, for 6 years at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro; and since 1994 at EMU.
Table of Contents
Foreword - Jerry J Herman and Janice L HermanIntroduction Shared Problems and Shared SolutionsWhy? Assembly Lines Inefficient, Ineffective, InhumanWhat? The Same but DifferentHow? The Big QuestionWho? Educators and CaregiversWhen and Where? 'When Do I Know, and Where Do I Go?'