The Study of Primary School's Consolidation in Taipei City - Taking the Consolidation of Zhongxing and Fuxing Elementary School as an Example
This study aimed to find out the consolidation strategies of urban small-size schools. According to the standpoints of this study, the consolidation between two schools was a very complicated process, it must eliminate the so-called 'Taipei's viewpoints,' and the differences between the urban and the countryside had to be taken into account. Therefore, this is the first and only research done by studying individual case of school consolidation in Taipei city; it has also explored the viewpoints of staff and faculty and the strategies they applied in school consolidation. This study has revealed that to seize the critical moment of time in consolidation helped the target school to cast off its old self and to win the further honors as Taipei Quality School with Best Campus Builder Award as well as Best Interconnection and Application of Resources Award. The key factors of success were timing, dimensions, communications and resources. Finally, this study has come up with some conclusions and suggestions based on the findings. Hopefully these concrete and practicable strategies will become useful references for planning policies and other school consolidations.
|關鍵詞||學校整併、國民小學、小型學校、School consolidation、Elementary school、Small-size schools|