ERIC Number: ED060501
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
School Systems - a Guide. Revised Edition. Education in Europe. Section II: General and Technical Education.
Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).
The guide is composed of 20 chapters representing contributions from Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Federal Republic of Germany, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. Each chapter consists of a short description of the national school system from preschool to higher education and a simplified, detailed diagram supplemented by an explanatory and alphabetical list of terms. The terms used are provided in the national language of the country concerned, in French, and in English. The descriptive outlines also include the general principles of education, administration, technical and vocational education, teacher training, and other forms of formal education. A general classification chart is used in order to achieve a uniform presentation of the different school systems and to facilitate their comparability. (Author)
Descriptors: Educational Administration, Educational Principles, Educational Programs, Elementary Education, General Education, Higher Education, International Education, Middle Schools, Preschool Education, Resource Materials, School Districts, Secondary Education, Teacher Education, Technical Education, Vocational Education
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Authoring Institution: Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).