ERIC Number: ED319119
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
California Education Summit. Meeting the Challenge, the Schools Respond. Background Papers.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
These papers, by unidentified staff members of the California Department of Education, were supplied to participants in the California Education Summit for discussion and the development of specific recommendations. The summit's keynote address, "The Global Democratic Revolution" (Diane Ravitch), is also included, as is an alphabetical listing of summit participants. The papers are titled as follows: (1) "Educational Accountability: A Driving Force for School Reform"; (2) "Educational Assessment: Harnessing the Power of Information to Improve Student Performance"; (3) "The Number 1000: A Proposal to Measure School Performance with a Single Accountability Index"; (4) "Curriculum"; (5) "High School Transitions"; (6) Adult Literacy"; (7) "Organizing More Effective Services for Children, Youth, and Families At Risk"; (8) "Restructuring to Improve Student Performance"; and (9) "Teacher Preparation and Recruitment." (MLF)
Descriptors: Accountability, Adult Literacy, Curriculum Development, Educational Assessment, Educational Change, Educational Quality, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, High School Students, Human Services, Mathematics Education, School Effectiveness, School Role, Science Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Recruitment
Bureau of Publications, Sales Unit, California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-1260 ($5.00 for 2-volume set).
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California