ERIC Number: ED259965
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Oct-18
Reference Count: 0
The School Contact Plan. Project No. 8 on "Innovation in Primary Education." Reports Submitted by the Contact Schools, Describing Their Innovative Projects.
Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).
Reports from contact schools in twelve countries participating in the Council of Europe's project on innovation in primary education are summarized in this paper. It begins with tables providing an overview of the schools participating in the project and their specific projects. Following this are detailed reports from each country. Countries are: Austria, Cyprus, Denmark, Federal Republic of Germany, Finland, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. For each country the following areas are covered: (1) theme of the project; (2) objectives of the project, including effects on the pupils, teachers, parents, schools and other authorities, and the public; (3) teachers' interests; (4) means to implement aims, including specific teaching methods, training, theoretical discussions and development, teaching aids, and staff arrangements; (5) advice from specialists; (6) criteria for decision-making; (7) flow of information; (8) evaluation; (9) finance; (10) cooperation; and (11) advantages from exchanges. (IS)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Comparative Analysis, Comparative Education, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Educational Policy, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, International Cooperation, International Organizations, Primary Education, Program Descriptions
Council of Europe, 6700 Strasbourg Cedex, France (write for price)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).
Note: For related document, see SO 016 635.