ERIC Number: EJ452032
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
School Reform for the Nineties: Opportunities and Obstacles for Experiential Educators.
Westheimer, Joel; And Others
Journal of Experiential Education, v15 n2 p44-49 Aug 1992
Experiential approaches to education are compatible with mainstream school reforms designed to unify a highly fragmented curriculum, engage students as active participants in learning, and better serve at-risk populations. However, public school acceptance of experiential strategies is hampered by recent enthusiasm for standardized nationwide accountability. Contains 32 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme issue with title "Theory and Practice: The Promises, The Pitfalls."