ERIC Number: EJ573298
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Setting the Trap: Developing K-12 Standards for the English Language Arts.
English Journal, v88 n1 p80-85 Sep 1998
Describes the trial and error process over a three-year period in which a group of English teachers developed district-level content and performance standards for writing. Describes workshops which led to action research teams. Argues they did three things right: invented their own standards, shared the inventions with colleagues, and learned to live with paradigm shifts. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Cross-Pollination: Working together and Making it Work.