ERIC Number: ED225948
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Fundamental Curriculum Decisions.
English, Fenwick W., Ed.
This yearbook provides a readable, usable, and practical summary of the most commonly applied elements of curriculum development on the contemporary educational scene. Separate chapters discuss: (1) "Contemporary Curriculum Circumstances" (Fenwick W. English); (2) "Curriculum Thinking" (George A. Beauchamp); (3) "Curriculum Content" ( B. Othanel Smith); (4) "Goals and Objectives" (Ronald S. Brandt and Ralph W. Tyler); (5) "Needs Assessment" (Roger A. Kaufman); (6) "Curriculum Planning" (Arthur W. Steller); (7) "Curriculum Design" (George A. Beauchamp); (8) "Curriculum Politics" (Glenys G. Unruh); (9) "Selecting Learning Activities" (Doris T. Gow and Tommye W. Casey); (10) "Curriculum Implementation" (Susan F. Loucks and Ann Lieberman); (11) "Curriculum Research and Evaluation" (Frederick A. Rodgers); and (12) "Curriculum as a Field of Practice" (Elizabeth Vallance). (CJ)
Descriptors: Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Curriculum Problems, Curriculum Research, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Educational Theories, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Needs Assessment, Program Implementation
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 225 North Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Stock Number 610-83290).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Alexandria, VA.
Note: Prepared by the ASCD 1983 Yearbook Committee.