ERIC Number: ED237723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Working for Equity. Finding Equity Issues in the Schools.
This packet contains a presenter's outline and notes, an outline of major points, transparency masters, and the text of the presentation entitled "Finding Equity Issues in the Schools." The presentation is an introduction to educational equity and how it fits in with educational trends and thinking. The purpose of the presentation is to illustrate that (1) equity issues are integral components in several major educational themes and (2) excellence in education cannot be achieved unless equity issues in the school system are identified and satisfactorily resolved. The presentation, which is scheduled to take 15-30 minutes to complete, covers the following topics: what is equity, equity and educational thinking, emerging trends and equity issues, quality education and equity issues, effective schooling practices and equity issues, and achieving excellence in education. A list of references is included in the presentation. (KC)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Educational Quality, Educational Trends, Equal Education, Females, Futures (of Society), Language Usage, Males, Policy Formation, School Role, Secondary Education, Sex Bias, Sex Fairness, Sex Stereotypes, Student Needs
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
Note: Prepared at the Center for Sex Equity, and developed for Model Program Site Cadres.