ERIC Number: ED327933
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Schools as Learning Communities. Video Conference 5. Restructuring To Promote Learning in America's Schools, A Guidebook.
Tinzmann, Margaret Banker; And Others
Ways in which schools and communities collaborate to create a learning community are described in this fifth guidebook in a series of nine video conferences on school restructuring. Extended school and community roles include enrichment of the learning environment, coordination of a learning support network, and expansion of the community of learners. Also provided are pre- and post-conference activities, a program evaluation, essays and school-based activities highlighting conference topics, information about other video conferences in the series and computer forums, information on course credit, a list of supplementary materials, 37 references and a list of organizations to contact for videos, and a list of 9 regional resources. Biographical information is supplied on the conference presenters. (LMI)
Descriptors: Community Cooperation, Community Coordination, Community Involvement, Community Role, Elementary Secondary Education, Interactive Video, School Community Relationship, School Restructuring, Teleconferencing
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.