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ERIC Number: ED161848
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May
Reference Count: 0
Equal Rights for Women in Education. Model Policy Statement and Guidelines for Implementation: The Elimination of Bias and Stereotyping on the Basis of Sex in Instructional Materials, Teacher Strategies and Curriculum Content.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.
The model policy statement proposed here states that all instructional materials (printed and nonprinted), teacher strategies, and curriculum content shall be examined and evaluated with the goal of eliminating bias and stereotyping on the basis of sex, and that appropriate activities, discussions, and/or supplementary materials shall be used to support this task. Guideline suggestions are provided for implementation of this policy along with additional guidelines for non-sex-biased instructional materials, publishers' guidelines and suggestions for eliminating sexism, guidelines for course content, and other resources available. (DS)
Descriptors: Course Content, Curriculum, Educational Policy, Equal Education, Females, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Sex Discrimination, Sex Stereotypes, Teaching Methods
Education Commission of the States, 300 Lincoln Tower, 1860 Lincoln Street, Denver, Colorado 80295 ($1.50 postage and handling)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.
Note: From the Equal Rights for Women in Education Project