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ERIC Number: ED314846
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 32
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-88210-224-9
The Third Curriculum: Student Activities.
Biernat, Nancy A.; Klesse, Edward J.
Student activities, or what used to be termed extracurricular activities, is now being called by another term--third curriculum. Third curriculum is the most recent term used to describe a wide variety of school-sponsored teams, clubs, and organizations. Several aspects of the third curriculum are detailed: (1) need for student activities; (2) success and student activities; (3) participants versus nonparticipants; (4) social development; (5) student attitudes; (6) beyond high school; (7) community attitudes; (8) participants; (9) activities that draw a crowd; (10) reasons students participate; (11) nonparticipants; (12) leadership and student activities; and (13) administrator's role. (34 references) (SI)
Publication Sales, National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 (Code No. 6208901; $5.00 prepaid; quantity discounts).
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.