ERIC Number: EJ255855
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
The Federal Role in Curriculum Development, 1950-80.
Atkin, J. Myron; House, Ernest R.
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v3 n5 p5-36 Sep-Oct 1981
The history of the federal government's involvement in elementary and secondary school curriculum development is traced. An attempt is made to place this involvement within a social and political perspective. Effects of policies and programs are outlined, and questions concerning the federal role in curriculum development are explored. (Author/GK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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