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Naz Foundation, London (England). – 1993
The Naz Foundation sponsors a project on HIV and AIDS education, prevention, and support among South Asian, Turkish, Irani, and Arab communities in Europe. As immigrants, ethnic minorities, and refugees, these people are not isolated from the societies in which they live, and are just as vulnerable as any other community to AIDS. A conference on…
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Arabs, Cultural Awareness, Elementary Secondary Education
Sachsenmeier, Peter – 1978
The report presents background information and proceedings from a conference held in Bonn, Germany, in September 1977 to encourage exchange of ideas between African and German educators and government officials. Specifically, the conference served to document the increasing interest of German educators to interact with educators from the third…
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Case Studies, Comparative Education, Conference Reports
Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA. – 1999
These guides, designed to accompany the daily Cable News Network (CNN) Newsroom broadcasts for November 1-30, 1999, provide program rundowns, suggestions for class activities and discussion, links to relevant World Wide Web sites, and a list of related news terms. Top stories include: EgyptAir Flight 990 crash, Oslo summit, India cyclone,…
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion (Teaching Technique)
Benson, Chris, Ed. – Bread Loaf Rural Teacher Network Magazine, 2000
This serial issue contains 12 articles on the theme of "Professional Development," specifically about how teachers in the Bread Loaf Rural Teacher Network (BLRTN) are fostering their own and each other's development as teachers. The BLRTN consists of approximately 260 rural teachers in Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Kentucky,…
Descriptors: Collegiality, Computer Mediated Communication, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty
Berlin, Donna F., Ed. – 1994
The integration of mathematics and science is not a new concept. However, during recent years it has been a major focus in education reform. A Wingspread conference promoted discussion regarding the integration of mathematics and science and explored ways to improve science and mathematics education in grades K-12. Papers from the conference…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach
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Berlin, Donna F. – School Science and Mathematics, 1994
Summarizes plenary papers presented at the NSF/SSMA Wingspread Conference to explore ways to improve science and mathematics education through integration. Themes included analysis of integration; divergence of mathematics education from science education; technological perspectives; promoting mathematical and scientific inquiry; and school…
Descriptors: Alternative Assessment, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education
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Berlin, Donna F.; White, Arthur L. – School Science and Mathematics, 1992
Reports the proceedings of the Wingspread conference on integrating science and mathematics teaching and learning. Discusses (1) a literature review on integration of science and mathematics education; (2) development of definitions of integration; (3) specification of guidelines for infusing integrated teaching and learning into science and…
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Curriculum Development, Definitions, Educational Change
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Berlin, Donna F.; White, Arthur L. – 1991
This monograph presents a summary of the results of the Wingspread Conference in April, 1991 concerning the viability and future of the concept of integration of mathematics and science teaching and learning. The conference focused on three critical issues: (1) development of definitions of integration and a rationale for integrated teaching and…
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Integrated Curriculum, Interdisciplinary Approach
Education Law Association, Dayton, OH. – 1998
This document is a collection of 32 1998 Education Law Association conference papers. The collection includes the following papers: "The More We Change: Meeting the Requirements of Unitary Status" (Angela M. Sewall and Ann E. Witcher); "Everything You Need To Know about Discipline of Students with Disabilities" (David T. Duff,…
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Accountability, Affirmative Action, Court Litigation
Dossey, John A., Ed.; Swafford, Jane O., Ed.; Parmantie, Marilyn, Ed.; Dossey, Anne E., Ed. – 1997
The conference proceedings volume for PME-NA-XIX contains a total of 72 reports: 34 research reports; 20 short oral reports; 11 poster session reports; and 7 discussion group reports. Only the research reports are full reports; the others are generally one-page abstracts. The full reports include: (1) "Equity, Teaching Practices, and Reform:…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education
Berstecher, D. – 1971
This pilot simulation study examines the important methodological problems involved in costing educational wastage, focusing specifically on the cost implications of educational wastage in primary education. Purpose of the study is to provide a clearer picture of the underlying rationale and interrelated consequences of reducing educational…
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Educational Finance, Efficiency, Elementary Secondary Education