publication . Doctoral thesis . 2000

Revitalizing a Dying School-Business Partnership

Martin, Gregory M.;
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  • Published: 29 Mar 2000
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Country: United States
Abstract
The notion of business involvement in helping to improve public schools is not new. Although business involvement faded somewhat in the 1960s and 1970s, a resurgence in business involvement began in the late seventies and early eighties. School-business partnerships have been steadily on the rise from around 40,000 in 1983 to over 200,000 by the mid-1990's. When schools and businesses become involved in partnerships certain conditions must be present for the partnerships to succeed. Those conditions include awareness, clear and measurable goals and objectives by both partners, the necessity of identifying potential resources and talent, reciprocal benefits for p...
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free text keywords: Partnerships, School-business Partners, Collaboration
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