ERIC Number: ED327930
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
The Thinking Curriculum. Video Conference 2. Restructuring To Promote Learning in America's Schools, A Guidebook.
Fennimore, Todd F.; Tinzmann, Margaret Banker
A redefinition of the concept of learning necessitates the development of a "thinking curriculum." Second in a series of nine video conferences, this guidebook describes components of a thinking curriculum, which is characterized by a dual agenda of content and process. Contents of the guidebook include pre- and post-conference activities, a program evaluation, essays and school-based activities highlighting conference topics, information about other video conferences in the series, computer forums, course credit information, a list of supplementary materials, 40 references amd five video sources, and a list of 9 regional resources. Bibliographic information is supplied on the conference presenters. (LMI)
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Interactive Video, Learning Strategies, Professional Development, School Restructuring, Teleconferencing, Thinking Skills
PBS Video, 1320 Braddock Place, Alexandria, VA 22314 and NCREL, 295 Emroy Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Public Broadcasting Service, Washington, DC.; North Central Regional Educational Lab., Elmhurst, IL.
Note: For other guidebooks in this nine-volume series, see EA 022 574-582.