ERIC Number: ED317409
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Staff Development Program in Mathematics, Science, and Computer Science 1988-89.
Guerrero, Frank; Eisler, Judith
During 1988-89, the Staff Development Program in Mathematics, Science, and Computer Science provided turnkey training programs, workshop sessions organized and conducted by community school districts, and training activities jointly undertaken by borough-based assistance centers and district personnel. This report describes the program background, scope of the evaluation, and evaluation procedures. Overview of the major activities and findings of following six programs are reported: (1) Staff Development Program for grade six mathematics; (2) Mathematics Resource Center; (3) Science Technical Assistance Centers program; (4) District Staff Development program for science; (5) Computer Leadership Training; and (6) Computer Repair Program. Based on the findings, seven recommendations are made. (YP)
Descriptors: Administrators, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Teachers, Resource Centers, School Supervision, Science Education, Science Instruction, Science Teachers, Secondary School Science, Staff Development, Teacher Education, Technical Education, Urban Education
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Research, Evaluation, and Assessment.