ERIC Number: ED119984
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
The Delaware Model: A Systems Approach (Del Mod System).
Purnell, Charlotte H.
This monograph presents a description, along with the purposes, of the Del Mod System. It is described as a system concerned with inducing changes in the existing systems in the area of science education. The investment of time and funds (a National Science Foundation-funded project) is devoted to an alteration of the behavior patterns of individuals. It is a cooperative working agreement with the University of Delaware, Delaware Technical and Community College, Department of Public Instruction, Delaware State College, the Delaware schools and industry. The origin, the specific objectives, and six major areas of concern are presented. The component institutions and their roles are described. The structure and funding as well as the first-year results of the program are included in the monograph. (EB)
Descriptors: Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Systems, Mathematics Education, Models, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Systems Approach
Mr. John F. Reiher, State Supervisor of Science and Environmental Education, Dept. of Public Instruction, John G. Townsend Building, Dover, Delaware 19901 (Free while supply lasts)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Del Mod System, Dover, DE.