ERIC Number: ED437287
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The Reality of Change.
Thorson, Annette, Ed.
ENC Focus, v7 n1 2000
This issue of ENC Focus is organized around the theme of educational change. It intends to provide teachers with practical resources and suggestions for implementing reform ideas in the classrooms. Featured articles include: (1) "There Can Be No Improvement Without the Teacher" (Michael Fullan and Andy Hargreaves); (2) "Changing Habits of a Lifetime" (Marsha Paulus Nicol); (3) "Playing to Learn: Systems Change Game Challenges and Teaches" (Carol Bershad and Susan Mundry); (4) "Help in Making Change: SummerMath for Teachers Serves as a Model" (Virginia Bastable); (5) "Teachers Transformed" (Annette Thorson); (6) "Evolving with the Internet: Taking Technology for Granted--Finally" (Kristine Mueh); (7) "Twelve Small Steps toward Change" (Lynda Titterington); (8) "First in the World Consortium: Superintendents Lead the Way to Systemic Change" (Leah Poynter); and (9) "Student Discourse in an Inquiry-Based Elementary Science Class" (Kathleen M. Collins, Fe MacLean, Annemarie Palincsar, and Shirley Magnusson). (WRM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Change Agents, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Inquiry, Learning Processes, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Methods
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, 1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1079. Tel: 614-292-9249.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, Columbus, OH.