ERIC Number: ED313143
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Excellence in Education: A Model for Curriculum.
Higgins, Martha Jean Adams; And Others
This guide represents the completion of phase one of the curriculum development process at the V. V. Reid Elementary School, a primary school established in 1989 under the sponsorship of Reid Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Columbia, South Carolina. Contents of the guide include a statement of the school's philosophy of education, lists of textbooks and supplementary materials reviewed, lists of adopted textbooks and supplementary materials, descriptions of the course of study in 11 curriculum areas, and brief discussions of curriculum implementation and student evaluation. Curriculum areas include reading and writing, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, African-American studies, spelling, health, physical education, aesthetic awareness, and personal development. Concluding material provides a statement of the overarching religious goals of learning and education, with special reference to African-American children, and a prayer of school affirmation. Inspirational quotations on achievement are appended. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: V.V. Reid Elementary School, Columbia, SC.; Reid Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Columbia, SC.