ERIC Number: ED300156
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Rural School Source Book: Exemplary Programs, Practices and Resources for Rural Educators.
Jaquart, Mary, Comp,; Newlin, Joe, Comp.
This source book contains listings of resources available for educators in rural settings. This information was gathered from the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming, by Colorado State University under contract to McREL. Practices reported involve staff development, academic planning, extra-curricular activities, curriculum, and other areas for improvement of classroom teaching and learning. Programs already in use are described. The target group, school units involved, outside consultants, number and level of students, purposes, anticipated outcomes, activities, evaluation plans and outcomes, and funding sources are listed for each program, as well as the name and address of a contact person for each. National resources for rural educators are listed. Available funding sources for rural education projects and research are given. Exemplary programs and practices included are indexed alphabetically. An annotated subject index is also provided. (DHP)
Descriptors: Educational Resources, Organizations (Groups), Program Content, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Resource Materials, Rural Education, Rural Schools
Mid-continent Regional Educational Laboratory, 4709 Bellview Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64112 (free); a package of five disks is also available.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mid-Continent Regional Educational Lab., Aurora, CO.; Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins. School of Occupational and Educational Studies.