TITLE

Leadership for Curriculum Research

AUTHOR(S)
Ahrens, Maurice R.
PUB. DATE
May 1955
SOURCE
Educational Leadership;May1955, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p450
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses recent developmental patterns and leadership issues related to the field of curriculum research in the U.S. Arguments disfavoring the argument that an individual or a few individuals can plan and develop curricula for the use of teachers in the classroom; Analysis of the responsibility of schools and school systems to develop courses of study, teaching guides and other curriculum materials; Suggestions for considering the problems which are of concern to teachers as the focus of a curriculum improvement program; Suggestions to provide teachers the opportunity to participate in the solution of these problems; Lack of proper developments in the field of cooperative curriculum research; Arguments pertaining to the need for adopting and improving experimentation methods in schools' curriculum developmental programs; Significance of leadership approach in cooperative research.
ACCESSION #
18647170

 

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