ERIC Number: ED120156
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Innovations in Teaching 1973. Abstracts of the Hilroy Fellowship Program.
Canadian Teachers' Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).
This booklet contains abstracts of projects undertaken through the Hilroy Fellowship Program in Canada for the year 1973. The stated aim of the program is to encourage and reward classroom teachers who are developing new ideas for the improvement of teaching practices. The booklet contains 22 abstracts which cover projects dealing with educational processes, language sciences, natural sciences, social sciences, vocational sciences, and behavior modification. Each abstract contains the following information: (1) a project number, (2) the name and address of the teacher, (3) the name and address of the school, (4) the title, and (5) a brief description of the project. Some of the projects in the language sciences area include the creation of a children's book utilizing bliss symbols; an experience-motivated language program for the primary classroom; language through home economics; a personalized approach to the teaching of oral French; and a program of oral communication with a focus on listening. Some of the projects in the natural sciences area cover ecology, environmental studies, an individualized science program, and physics for the non-scientist. (RC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Canadian Teachers' Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers - Location: Canada