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ERIC Number: ED178311
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
State Adopted Textbooks for Oregon Schools, 1971-1977. Circular No. 1: Business Education, Driver Education, Foreign Languages, Health, Mathematics, and Science.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
Presented is a list of textbooks officially adopted for use in Oregon public schools for the period 1971-1977 in business education, driver education, foreign languages, health, mathematics, and science. Section I provides suggestions to school administrators on textbook selection. Topics discussed include selecting a variety of partial sets of texts, negotiating with publishers, utilizing older texts, interpreting price lists, and encouraging autonomy for local selection practices. Discussion of the procedure for seeking approval of independent textbook adoptions is followed by instruction on how to review challenged instructional material and a sample form requesting reconsideration of instructional materials. The bulk of the report (presented in Sections II, III, and IV) lists textbooks by grade level and by specific subject area within the fields of business education, driver education, foreign languages, health, mathematics, and science. Each entry lists title, grade, subject, author, copyright, publisher, and wholesale and retail price information. Additional information such as availability and cost of a teacher's edition or guide is provided where applicable. A directory of textbook representatives for all materials in the circular is included. (Author/HM)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
Note: For related document, see ED 138 520; Some parts may be marginally legible due to small type