ERIC Number: ED144088
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Communication Arts Curriculum: A Model Program. Revised.
Tamaqua Area School District, PA.
This publication describes, in three sections, a high school Communication Arts Curriculum (CAC) program designed to further students' communication skills as they participate in student-centered learning activities in the fine arts, the practical arts, and the performing arts. "Program Operation" includes a course outline and inventories for measuring students' attitudes and knowledge, and presents guidelines for such aspects of the program as selecting students, scheduling, individualizing instruction, training teachers, and evaluating students. "Procedure" discusses the development of program guidelines, describes summer workshops in which teachers learned about the CAC program and worked with students, and includes daily summer workshop schedules, student guidelines for the CAC program, and summer workshop evaluation questionnaires for students and for teachers. "Taxonomy" classifies numerous occupations in the arts and lists basic area skills, related skill areas advanced skill areas, and resources for each occupation. (GW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Tamaqua Area School District, PA.
Note: See related document ED109710