ERIC Number: ED187576
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Minority Institutions Curriculum Exchange Conference Proceedings (Washington, D.C. January 19-20, 1979).
Barber-Scotia Coll., Concord, NC.
Presented are papers from the Minority Institutions Curriculum Exchange Conference held in January 1979 in Washington, D.C. The goals of the conference, supported by the National Science Foundation, were to facilitate contact and exchange of information among natural and social science faculty representatives at minority institutions, concerning advances in curriculum development and instructional techniques. The presented papers are divided into six sections: (1) Instructional strategies in the natural and social sciences; (2) Computer-assisted instruction; (3) Panel discussion on technical systems for academic computing; (4) Reinforcement of academic skills; (5) Interdisciplinary courses and career opportunities; and (6) General instructional strategies. A description of the Atlanta University Resource Center in Science and Engineering is included. Summary descriptions of minority-focused programs in federal agencies, the conference program, a list of registered participants, and the keynote addresses are also presented. (HM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Barber-Scotia Coll., Concord, NC.