ERIC Number: ED220495
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Different Drummers: Alternative School Opportunities in the Wichita Public Schools, Wichita, Kansas.
Wichita Public Schools, KS. Div. of Research, Planning and Development Services.
This document describes six alternative educational centers in the Wichita Public School System: (1) a program designed for students with talent in academic subjects or in the performing arts; (2) a program providing educationally meaningful learning in a disciplined environment; (3) a non-graded, multi-age program conducive to learning through environmental education, continuous progress and affective education; (4) a non-graded, multi-age setting committed to a continuous, personalized process of learning; (5) a junior high for pupils who have not responded to more traditional approaches; and (6) a high school designed to meet the educational needs of students who have not remained in the high school until graduation. (PN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wichita Public Schools, KS. Div. of Research, Planning and Development Services.