States that the foreseeable future scenario of Singapore suggests the need to include premisses about the future in school developmental planning. Outlines a futuring process taught in Singapore as a possible way of obtaining such premisses. This five‐step process includes a delphi survey. Gives results from three delphi surveys done in Singapore at the end of the article to illustrate the kinds of data that school leaders could use as premisses in developmental planning.
International Journal of Educational Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Aug 1, 1996
Keywords: Delphi method; Development; Planning; Schools; Singapore