ERIC Number: ED242811
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
School Reform and Related Issues. Proceedings of the Conference of the University Urban Schools National Task Force (5th, Palm Beach, Florida, November 11-12, 1983).
Bossone, Richard M., Ed.; Polishook, Irwin, Ed.
The theme of the conference reported on here was school reform and related issues. An introductory statement, "Thoughts on School Reform," by Jerome Bruner, and a list of conference participants are followed by a group of papers on education and politics. The papers are "Reform and Partnership in Education," by Albert Shanker; "Mandating Excellence and Rewarding Initiative in Teaching," by Pat Tornillo; and "Education Means Business," by Robert Graham. A second group of papers on schools and universities includes "New Relationships; University-School Collaboration in New York City," by Anthony Alvarado; "Major Articulation Efforts between the New York City Schools and the City University of New York," by Leon M. Goldstein; and "Reflections on High Schools Today," by Edward J. Meade, Jr. The final group of papers, on instruction and learning, contains "Improving Reasoning Skills of Urban High School Students: A Progress Report," by Lorin W. Anderson; and "Computers: Past, Present, and Future," by Patrick Suppes. (CMG)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Graduate School and Univ. Center.
Identifiers: Florida; New York (New York)