chapter  8
32 Pages

Management Initiatives for Reaching the Periphery

WithWilliam K. Cummings

The Background Document for the World Conference on Education for All (UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, and World Bank, 1990a), prepared specifically to identify approaches for reaching the periphery, devotes one-quarter of its text to management strategies that can be executed at the nationallevel.l But are the strategies identified in this document sound?