ERIC Number: ED410210
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Phi Delta Kappa Viewpoint.
Phi Delta Kappa, Trenton, NJ. Trenton Area Chapter.
This collection of articles on aspects of educational research, service, and leadership, are all written by members the Trenton (New Jersey) Area Chapter of Phi Delta Kappa. "Extra Year Programs: The K-1 Transition," by Richard Graja, reports on a study of 210 families regarding the Extra Year program, an opportunity for children to complete kindergarten and first grade in three years. In "Instructional Technology: The Future Is in Our Classrooms Today" Helen Pulaski Gross describes the need for using up-to-date technology in high school classrooms. In "Journal Keeping: Recording the Events of One's Personal and Professional Life" Claire Sheff Kohn discusses using journal writing as a way to enhance one's personal and professional life. Finally, in "Simulations: Bridging the Gap between the Classroom and Real Life" Theodore J. Gourby describes five programs which use a common instructional technique--simulation realities. (ND)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Phi Delta Kappa, Trenton, NJ. Trenton Area Chapter.