ERIC Number: ED048670
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
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Coordination of Organic Curriculum Development in the Public Schools of Atlanta, Georgia. Final Report.
Knuckles, James O.
This document describes the efforts of program administrators to implement an organic curriculum in the secondary schools of Atlanta, Georgia. The chief program administrator coordinated efforts to develop instructional materials and a curricular program based on the experiences and needs of local students, and to implement a 12-month, 4-quarter plan of operation. Organic curriculum is a learner-centered rather than a teacher-centered course of study utilizing learning packages specifying behavioral objectives. (RA)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Coordination, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Learning Modules, Program Administration, Secondary Education, Student Centered Curriculum, Vocational Education, Year Round Schools
James O. Knuckles, Director, 2930 Forrest Hill Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30315
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Atlanta Public Schools, GA.
Identifiers: Educational Systems for the Seventies; Georgia (Atlanta)