ERIC Number: ED260896
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Professional Standards for Selection and Implementation of Instructional Materials.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.
This document is a position statement of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics on instructional materials, including textbooks. First the point is made that the content, organization, and style of instructional materials are among the most important factors influencing outcomes of school mathematics programs. Then five standards are presented, concerning the review and selection committee, criteria for selection of instructional materials, the review of instructional materials, implementation of new instructional materials, and professional integrity. (MNS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.
Note: Policy statement developed by the Instructional Issues Advisory Committee and adopted by the Board of Directors.