ERIC Number: ED245315
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Animating Community Schools. An Annotated Bibliography for Use in Developing Practical Applications of the Community School Concept in Alberta. Revised Edition.
MacDonald, Cairine, Comp.
This annotated bibliography focuses on topics relevant to developing practical applications for community schools--that is, for schools committed to broad community education and involvement. The 192 titles selected have been grouped under 10 characteristics of the ideal community school: (1) community-related curriculum, (2) involvement of parents, (3) collegiality, (4) everyone a teacher, (5) everyone a learner, (6) interagency cooperation, (7) facility adaptation, (8) community use, (9) community issues, and (10) sense of community. Bibliographic entries include libraries in Alberta (Canada) where publications are available, publishers, and prices. Categories are cross-referenced, and a title index and list of publishers' addresses are provided. (JW)
Descriptors: Community Cooperation, Community Education, Community Involvement, Community Schools, Curriculum Development, Educational Cooperation, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Nontraditional Education, Parent Participation, Public School Adult Education, School Community Relationship
Director, Interdepartmental Community School Committee, 10053 111 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2H9 Canada. Alternate source: Community Education Association of Alberta, Box 1277, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2M8 Canada.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Note: Prepared by Interdepartmental Community School Committee.