ERIC Number: ED261392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Oct
Personal Development Programs: An Introduction. Primary English Notes (P.E.N.) 48.
Jenkins, Rhonda; And Others
Primary English Notes (P.E.N.), n48 Oct 1984
Noting that many elementary schools are introducing personal development programs into the curriculum, this newsletter focuses on a number of issues related to such programs. Various sections of the newsletter (1) define personal development for both teachers and parents; (2) present practical ideas and teaching strategies for programs in two selected, representative areas--self esteem and communication; (3) suggest guidelines for implementing sex education programs; and (4) provide an example of an integrated unit that has personal development as its core. (HOD)
Descriptors: Classroom Communication, Communication Skills, Elementary Education, Individual Development, Integrated Activities, Parent Role, Program Content, Program Development, Self Esteem, Sex Education, Speech Communication, Teaching Methods
Primary English Teaching Association, P.O. Box 167, Rozelle, New South Wales 2039, Australia (Australian dollar: $1.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Primary English Teaching Association, Rozelle (Australia).
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