ERIC Number: ED107618
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jan-2
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Creative Teaching in Health. Second Edition.
Read, Donald A.; Greene, Walter H.
This book is divided into five parts. Part 1 examines the status of and trends in health education today, and includes a discussion of some basic prerequisites for effective teaching. The teacher's major duties and responsibilities in setting the stage for effective teaching are examined in part 2. Part 3 discusses the nature of and potentiality for creativity in the classroom. Part 4 provides examples of creative teaching as applied to the following topics at both elementary and secondary levels: mental health, human sexuality, drug education, alcohol education, and disease and environment. Part 5 explores the possibilities of creative evaluation and the teacher's continuing growth. The appendixes are entitled Sources of Information in Sex Education and Sources of Information in Drug Education. (Author/JA)
Descriptors: Alcohol Education, Creative Teaching, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Drug Education, Educational Trends, Elementary Education, Health Education, Mental Health, Secondary Education, Sex Education, Sexuality, Student Evaluation, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Evaluation
Macmillan Publishing Company, Inc., 866 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10022 ($9.95)
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