ERIC Number: ED346553
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
The Status of the Curriculum in the Public Schools from the State Board of Education. Submitted to the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and the Seventy-Second Texas Legislature 1989-1990.
Texas Education Agency, Austin.
The current status of the curriculum in Texas public schools and the implications for future curriculum changes are examined in this report mandated by state House Bill 246. The report provides a 5-year overview for both general and vocational education from December 1986 through December 1990. Following an executive summary, the introduction reviews the history of state curriculum legislation and highlights state curriculum goals. The second section describes curriculum responses to needs in general education--which include changes in curriculum requirements, the textbook adoption process, student assessment, and staff evaluation--and to needs in vocational education and teacher preparation. A compliance statement is included. (LMI)
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Compliance (Legal), Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Schools, State Legislation, State Standards
Texas Education Agency, 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701-1419 ($2).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas