TITLE

WHAT SCHOOLS ARE DOING: Organizing For Curriculum Development

AUTHOR(S)
Wagner, Guy
PUB. DATE
May 1962
SOURCE
Education;May1962, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p573
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents the view of Guy Wagner, director of the curriculum laboratory at the State College of Iowa, on curriculum development. Wagner cites the perspective of former University of Washington president Dr. Henry Suzzalo on curriculum development. He enumerates the important trends in organizing for curriculum study and development. These include the following: (1) the increasing efforts on local schools to become familiar with school systems; (2) more time and funds are being allocated by local boards on education for curriculum planning; (3) a number of school systems are developing curriculum laboratory; (4) many local systems have established a steering committee whose function is to organize and give leadership to sub-committees; and, others.
ACCESSION #
19102075

 

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