ERIC Number: ED348151
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-May
Reference Count: N/A
Innovation Inventory II: Strong Start. 5 Keys to Excellence.
Idaho Governor's Office, Boise.
This document presents descriptions of instructional and education-related activities of Idaho elementary and secondary school teachers and their schools. Activities include classroom practices and projects, and school programs. Descriptions are presented in five sections. The first section profiles 54 activities that encourage parent participation in their children's education. The second section describes 17 activities that help students adapt to future technology or life situations. Most of these activities involve the use of computers. A total of 12 activities that relate to readiness for learning are highlighted in the third section. These activities generally concern nutrition education and food service programs. The fourth section profiles 21 after-school, before-school, and tutoring programs. The fifth section discusses 15 examples of decision-making practices in schools. These practices include: (1) teacher collaborations; (2) decision-making among parents, teachers, and other educational staff; and (3) control of student behavior. Each of the profiles includes a description of the project and the name and address of the teacher who developed the project or the project contact person. (BC)
Descriptors: After School Programs, Breakfast Programs, Class Activities, Computers, Decision Making, Discipline, Educational Innovation, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Learning Readiness, Nutrition Instruction, Parent Participation, Secondary School Teachers, Teaching Methods, Tutoring
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Idaho Governor's Office, Boise.
Identifiers - Location: Idaho