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ERIC Number: ED382171
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Apr
Pages: 21
Abstractor: N/A
Schools in the Age of Technology: Ideas for Instructional Innovation.
McGraw, James H., IV; Frank, Charlotte K.
This document profiles five schools that were selected as winners of the "Fifth Annual Business Week Awards for Instructional Innovation: Schools in the Age of Technology": Bailey's Elementary School for the Arts and Sciences (Falls Church, Virginia); Hunterdon Central Regional High School (Flemington, New Jersey); John Muir Elementary School (Long Beach, California); Mainland High School (Daytona Beach, Florida); and Maxwell Middle School (Tucson, Arizona). Highlights include educational equity; research and practical knowledge; a multi-disciplinary inquiry approach; staff development and technology training; program implementation; technology resource centers; computer assisted learning; educational awards and recognition; educational communities and environments; equipment and classroom descriptions; parental involvement; student projects; academic achievement and test scores; partnerships with business; pilot programs; teacher partnerships; and educational technology for the future. A list of 10 Honorable Mention schools is provided with telephone numbers and the names of principals and superintendents. (AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Business Week, New York, NY.; McGraw-Hill School Publishing Co., New York, NY.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A