Activities such as conceptualizing, planning, field testing, and researching that are intended to produce new curricula or improve existing ones. Prior to March 1980, the use of this term was not restricted by a Scope Note. Prior to 2008, this term may have been used to index the concept "Curriculum Implementation." For material related to carrying out curriculum plans or programs, see the Descriptor, "Curriculum Implementation."
Category: Educational Process: School Perspectives
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966