Volume 12

Volume 12 (1996)

Issue 1 (Spring 1996)

Corporate Managerialism in a Rural Setting: A Contextualized Case Study
E. Hatton


Principals’ Perceptions of Community and Staff Involvement in Shared Decision Making
D. W. Brown, R. E. Carr, C. M. Perry, & W. G. McIntire


Compounding Disadvantage: The Effects of School and District Size on Student Achievement in West Virginia
C. Howley


Challenges and Strategies for Early Childhood Special Education Services in Florida’s Rural Schools: A DELPHI Study
K. E. Weiss, V. I. Correa


Book Review: The Life and Death of a Rural American High School: Farewell Little Kanawha , (by A. DeYoung)
C. Howley & P. Theobald

Issue 2 (Fall 1996)

Effects of Parental Involvement on Achievement for Students Who Attend School in Rural America
T. Z. Keith, P. B. Keith, K. J. Quirk, E. Cohen-Rosenthal, & B. Franzese


Doctoral Research in Rural Education and the Rural R & D Menu
H. L. Harmon, C. B. Howley, & J. R. Sanders


Action Research for Quality Development in Rural Education in Scotland
J. W. George


Rural Mothers’ Evaluation of the Strong and Weak Points of Child Care
A. M. Atkinson


Extracurricular Participation, School Size, and Achievement and Self-Esteem Among High School Students: A National Look
T. Coladarci & C. D. Cobb


Moving Mountains: Reform, Resistance, and Resiliency in an Appalachian Kentucky High School
M. K. Porter


Baring Our Soles
Y. L. Breen


Book Review: Call School: Rural Education in the Midwest to 1918
E. Hampsten

Issue 3 (Winter 1996)

Dreams, Interests, Aspirations
T. R. Sizer


Toward a Theory of Student Aspirations
R. J. Quaglia & C. D. Cobb


Congruence of Aspirations of Rural Youth With Expectations Held by Parents and School Staff
J. Ley, S. Nelson, & S. Beltyukova


Young Voices from the Rural Midwest
J. J. D´Amico, W. Matthes, A. Sankar, B. Merchant, & M. Zurita


Rural Scholars or Bright Rednecks? Aspirations for a Sense of Place Among Rural Youth in Appalachia
C. B. Howley, H. L. Harmon, & G. D. Leopold


Construct Validity Evidence for the Student Aspirations Survey
J. A. Plucker


Rural Partnerships in New England: Learning from Kids
E. I. Kampits


Youth Realities and Aspirations
H. J. Walberg, R. Greenberg