ERIC Number: ED331621
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Children in India and Sweden. Center for Multicultural Studies Report No. 23. Reprints and Miniprints No. 708.
Ekstrand, Lars Henric
"Children in India and Sweden" is the name of an interactive exchange project between the University of Lund and several partners in Orissa, India. It is based on a philosophy of mutual learning and cooperation between developed and developing countries. Its aims include improved teacher training and support of educational research in both countries. Ten principles of the project are discussed. Also discussed are programs involved in the project. These include: (1) Visiting India; (2) Visiting Sweden; (3) the School Practice Program; (4) Sister School; (5) the Preschool Development Center; (6) the Teacher Training Center; (7) the Study Circle; (8) the Seminar Program; (9) the Information Program; (10) the Sponsor Program; (11) the Program for Organization Cooperation; and (12) the Research Program. A reference list is provided. The original project proposal is reprinted in an appendix, and an addendum reviews the research and development of the project. (BC)
Descriptors: Community Development, Cultural Awareness, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Individual Development, International Cooperation, International Programs, Nonformal Education, Preschool Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Exchange Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lund Univ. (Sweden). Malmo School of Education.
Identifiers: India (Orissa); Sweden (Malmo)