ERIC Number: ED315325
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Education for the Future: Addresses from a Public Symposium.
Texas Committee for the Humanities, Austin.
These conference proceedings examine the future of humanities education in Texas and are part of the "Preparing for Texas in the 21st Century Project." The papers presented focused on such critical issues as state support for community sponsored cultural programming and the need for increased citizen understanding of other nations and cultures. The papers included are: (1) "Raising Questions and Opening Minds" (E. Temple); (2) "Education, Citizenship, and Tomorrow's Texas" (A. Richards); (3) "Assessing Educational Reform" (B. Haley); (4) "Educational Priorities in the 21st Century" (W. Delco); (5) "Arts Funding and Quality of Life in Texas" (R. Wallace); (6) "Understanding Other Cultures: The Need for Global Perspective" (F. Abernethy); and (7) "Education for the Future" (J. Veninga). (PPB)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Educational Change, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Humanities, Postsecondary Education, Quality of Life, Relevance (Education)
Texas Committee for the Humanities, 100 Neches Street, Austin, TX 78701 ($3.00 plus $1.00 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Texas Committee for the Humanities, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas