ERIC Number: ED142482
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Education: Conformity--Liberation? Conference Report, International Schools Association 25th Annual Conference, July 22-30, 1976.
Heinlein, Dvid A., Ed.
The report contains 16 papers and additional summaries of workshops held at the 1976 Annual Conference of the International Schools Association in Somerset, New Jersey. The conference theme, Education: Conformity--Liberation, linked the experience of the American Revolution to international education and reviewed the growth of multicultural and multiethnic developments in the world of education. Participants were elementary and secondary educators from countries including Germany, Ghana, Japan, France, Switzerland, Tanzania, United Kingdom, Nigeria, United States, Israel, Italy, and Kenya. Major topics of papers were International Education in the Contemporary World, Non-Western Education and Nigeria, Educational Thought in Modern India, The American Revolution Period and Black Education, The Multicultural Approach in Education, Development of Education in Latin America, and Creating the Future through School Curriculum. Speakers from the World Order Institute, the United Nations, and Educational Testing Service also participated. One special session explored aspects of drama in Soviet Russia, China, Israel, and the Philippines. (AV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Schools Association, Geneva (Switzerland).; Rutgers Preparatory School, Somerset, NJ.; United Nations International School, New York, NY.
Note: Conference report of Annual Meeting of the International Schools Association (25th, Somerset, New Jersey, July 22-30, 1976)