ERIC Number: ED078016
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
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The Common Goals of Michigan Education, Tentative.
Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing.
The common goals of Michigan education are grouped into four areas. The goals in the first area, citizenship and morality, deal with morality, citizenship and social responsibility, and rights and responsibilities of students. The goals in the second area, democracy and equal opportunity, deal with equality of educational opportunity, education of the non-English-speaking person, education of the exceptional person, allocation of financial resources, and parental participation. Goals in the third area, student learning, concern basic skills, preparation for a changing society, career preparation, creative and critical thinking, sciences, arts, and humanities, physical and mental well-being, self-worth, social skills and understanding, vocational and technical skills, preparation for family life, and environmental quality. Goals in the fourth area, educational improvement, deal with quality teaching, accountability, assessment and evaluation, and research and development. (KM)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing.