ERIC Number: ED452039
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Apr-25
Reference Count: N/A
Country Paper from France.
Malleus, M. Pierre
This paper presents an overview of the educational system and process of elaborating new curricula in France. The education system in France is at a central level, and schooling is compulsory between the ages of 6 and 16. The education system in France has undergone many reform movements during the last 25 years. The changes in society and economic, scientific, and technological progress lead the reform movements in education. (YDS)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Hands on Science, Higher Education, Science Instruction, Technology Education
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), International Bureau of Education, 15, route des Morillons, 1218 Grand-Saconnex, Geneva, Switzerland.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Bureau of Education, Geneva (Switzerland).
Identifiers - Location: France