ERIC Number: ED296251
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
AIDS Instruction about Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome in Wisconsin Schools. Bulletin No. 8248.
This document provides a comprehensive framework for school districts to follow in developing instruction about Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) within kindergarten through 12th grade health education programs. A curriculum progression matrix about AIDS is included. It lists student outcome objectives by grade level in the areas of prevention and control of disease, family life education, substance use and abuse, personal health, mental and emotional health, and a special addendum on AIDS virus infection. The following support materials are provided: (1) Surgeon General's report on AIDS; (2) digest and reference guide to Wisconsin Department of Health and Social Services Recommendations for Preventing the Transmission of Human T-Cell Lymphotrophic Virus-Type III in the school setting; (3) criteria for evaluating an AIDS curriculum; (4) role of the Cooperative Educational Services Agencies Human Growth and Development Coordinator in AIDS education; (5) Wisconsin Division of Health HIV counseling and testing site program; (6) Wisconsin AIDS/HIV program; (7) Wisconsin AIDS service groups; (8) local, state, and national organizations providing information on AIDS; and (9) educational references and resources on AIDS. (ABL)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Education, Prevention
Publication Sales, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, 125 South Webster Street, P.O. Box 7841, Madison, WI 53707-7841.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.