ERIC Number: ED276692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Celebration of Excellence. A Salute to Connecticut Teachers. Curriculum Projects from the 1986 Awards Program.
Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford.
"Celebration of Excellence" is an incentive program, administered by the Connecticut State Department of Education, that salutes excellence in teaching by honoring Connecticut public school teachers who have developed exceptionally creative curriculum projects and implemented them successfully in the classroom. This catalog is a collection of profiles describing 60 such exemplary programs. The profiles are organized by subject area (interdisciplinary, art and music, home economics, language arts and foreign languages, law and business, physical education, science and mathematics, and social studies) and adaptation can take place across grade levels. Each listing contains a brief description of the program, student requirements (grade level, class size, etc.), staff requirements, materials and facilities, outside resources, overall value, and contact persons. (CB)
Descriptors: Business Education, Curriculum Development, Demonstration Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Home Economics Education, Language Arts, Law Related Education, Learning Activities, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Science Education, Second Language Instruction, Social Studies, State Programs, Teacher Effectiveness
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Southern New England Telephone, New Haven, CT.
Authoring Institution: Connecticut State Dept. of Education, Hartford.
Identifiers - Location: Connecticut