Curriculum Construction, 5e introduces and analyses all aspects of curriculum development, interpretation and implementation. The text develops studentsa understanding of both the theoretical and practical components of curriculum construction. The theoretical dimension of the text includes coverage of the broad social and political influences on a curriculum; coverage of global contexts, national curriculum initiatives; and a discussion of values in education. The practical section of the text provides teachers, as well as members of the school community, with the knowledge and skills to engage fully in the task of curriculum construction.While different methods may be selected to a#39;fita#39; the learning area or desired outcomes, Raths (1971) claims that there are methods or criteria ... 717a18), a#39; activitiesa#39; are worthwhile if they assign active rather than passive roles to students ; if they involve students with real things; ... student teaching, fostering thinking aloud) graphic organisers (concept maps, Venn diagrams, consequence wheels, fishboneanbsp;...
|Author||:||Laurie Brady, Kerry Kennedy|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Higher Education AU - 2013-10-24|