ERIC Number: EJ548183
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Effects of Policy Marginalization on the Implementation of a Curriculum Innovation: A Case Study of the Implementation of Education with Production in Zimbabwe.
Nhundu, Tichatonga J.
Journal of Curriculum Studies, v29 n1 p47-70 Jan-Feb 1997
Reports on the implementation of the education with production (EWP) curriculum reform 13 years after its implementation in eight pilot schools in Zimbabwe. EWP attempted to foster socialist principles, redress colonial mentality, and inculcate industrial and technical skills. Poor planning, political interference, and lack of support hurt the project. (MJP)
Descriptors: African Culture, Colonialism, Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Development, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries, Government School Relationship, Ideology, Marxism, Pilot Projects, Political Socialization, Program Implementation, Progressive Education, Secondary Education, Socialism, Socialization
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Zimbabwe