ERIC Number: ED320076
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Foundations for Our Future: Values, Youth and Our Schools. Conference Report. National Conference on Values Education (2nd, Bolton Landing, New York, October 23-25, 1989).
New York State Education Dept., Albany.; State Univ. of New York, Albany.
This document presents a report from the Second National Conference of Values Education. It begins with a brief statement summarizing the conference proceedings. The entire conference program is included. Also included is the transcript of "Moral Education Makes a Comeback," a program held a few days after the conference ended. A resolution on values education drafted by conference participants to encourage further action by conference participants, state and national organizations, and the general public is provided. Recommendations for further action by conference participants are given, which includes a section on how state and local school districts can pursue values education initiatives. Also included is a draft bulletin, "Taking the Next Steps: Implementing Values Education Policies and Programs," which is being prepared to answer some common questions about values education and to offer some suggestions for pursuing values education initiatives. The bulletin contains an introduction, answers to questions about values education, a section on working toward consensus on values education, a values inventory matrix, a bibliography of materials on values education, a list of sources of information on values education programs, and an evaluation form. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany.; State Univ. of New York, Albany.