Last edited by Visho
Saturday, February 1, 2020 | History

2 edition of Improving the secondary-school curriculum found in the catalog.

Improving the secondary-school curriculum

Roy O. Billett

Improving the secondary-school curriculum

a guide to effective curriculum planning

by Roy O. Billett

  • 135 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by [Teachers Practical Press]; distributed by Atherton Press,1970. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Curriculum planning.,
  • Education, Secondary -- Curricula.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Roy O. Billett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1607 .B52
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 364 p. ;
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18972418M

    Concept of living iii. Boston: Harvard Educational Press. Medical Teacher, Vol. Nigeria is a developing nation with an increasing demand for science based skilled manpower.

    It can also be viewed as composed of two major complementary modes: accumulation of knowledge through exploration and discovery efforts about the natural world, and the use of such knowledge for human and material development. Visible learning: A synthesis of over meta-analyses relating to student achievement. Many of these materials are just now becoming widely available. Waiting to be won over: Teachers speak on the profession, unions, and reform. Conclusions The analysis and presentation of data hold messages for curriculum development policy, school and staff and students.

    Schools have a duty to keep parents informed about how their child is doing. Many of these materials are just now becoming widely available. At that time the duration for secondary school education was five years. As a logical sequence to this action, four counterpart provincial curriculum centers one in each province help to ensure provincial collaboration and evolve consensus in all activities falling within the purview of the Federation. The district also purchased equipment to clean school doormats instead of having them replaced weekly. Unfortunately, the core strategies of both of these reform initiatives largely ignore this call for practices grounded in research.


Share this book
You might also like
laboratory manual of physical geography

laboratory manual of physical geography

Lucky New Year!

Lucky New Year!

economic impact of tourism in Ontario and regions 1976.

economic impact of tourism in Ontario and regions 1976.

Miroir universel des arts et sciences

Miroir universel des arts et sciences

Food safety and nutrition amendments of 1978

Food safety and nutrition amendments of 1978

Philosophy of biology.

Philosophy of biology.

U.S. and West German housing markets

U.S. and West German housing markets

Sauny the Scot

Sauny the Scot

A discovery of six women-preachers, in Middlesex, Kent, Cambridge, and Salisbury

A discovery of six women-preachers, in Middlesex, Kent, Cambridge, and Salisbury

Spanish gold

Spanish gold

Building health habits

Building health habits

The early recognition of domestic violence

The early recognition of domestic violence

Improving the secondary-school curriculum by Roy O. Billett Download PDF Ebook

Revised curriculum of Pakistan studies. Since then at least half-a-dozen other countries, including New Zealand, Northern Ireland, and Israel, have embraced the same idea 15 Reexamine Staffing Needs.

Science is Improving the secondary-school curriculum book and practised in all parts of the world, Improving the secondary-school curriculum book Nigeria. We discovered that the boys who were reluctant readers were completely hooked.

The curriculum is prescribed to respond to the school structure within any educational system. The quest for improving the method of teaching and learning of secondary school biology began in by the Nigerian Education Research Council NERC, The outcome of this was the emergence of the new biology curriculum in published by the Federal Ministry of Education.

Louis, K. To help more students learn at higher levels, team members ask themselves, What knowledge, skills, and dispositions should all students acquire as a result of the unit we're about to teach?

New York: Routledge. Conclusion and Recommendations Based on the foregoing, it can be rightly argued that thinking skills is a precursor to critical thinking which transpires into personal success, national peace, progress and development; it should be reviewed and introduced as a teaching subject in secondary schools in Nigeria as evidence has revealed its acceptance in a private owned secondary school in Nigeria.

The individual programmes of study for key stages 3 and 4 are also available for each subject: English key stages 3 and 4 mathematics key stages 3 and 4 science key stage 3 and 4 art and design key stage 3 only citizenship key stages 3 and 4 computing key stages 3 and 4 design and technology key stage 3 only geography key stage 3 only history key stage 3 only languages key stage 3 only music key stage 3 only physical education key stages 3 and 4 Further information about the pre secondary curriculum is available on the National Archives.

Significance of the Study This study is considered significant because of the usefulness of the findings to be made with regards to the theoretical contributions to already existing literature on evaluation of secondary school biology curriculum in Nigeria.

Additional professional development could be centered around helping teachers understand the nature and scoring of extended response items.

Development of education in Pakistan. The biology teaching was started in class four and in class five the students took the West African School Certificate Examination.

InW.

Ten ways to improve student literacy

How are secondary school children assessed? The second is that principals have the time and expertise to improve each teacher's professional practice by observing that teacher in the classroom. Product evaluation has the purpose of measuring and interpreting the qualification of graduates at the end of a project cycle.

In all these education zones, the contents and system of instruction, are supposed to be uniform. Also, according to our observation, which is in concomitant with 22 Improving the secondary-school curriculum book this new curriculum, it Improving the secondary-school curriculum book glaring that there was no inclusion nor consideration for thinking skills but there is the inclusion of IT and Entrepreneurial skills.

Shaping the future: How good education systems can become great in the decade ahead. The current emphasis on using more intensive supervision and evaluation of teachers to improve school performance illustrates this irony.

A Culture of Collective Responsibility Both research and our own experience as principals have convinced us that this PLC process is more likely to improve instruction than classroom observations.

The team can seek help from members of other teams in the building with expertise in that area, specialists from the central office, other teachers of the same content in the district, or networks of teachers throughout the United States that they interact with online.

For example, the principal can repurpose the individual teacher goal-setting process to focus on team goals. Perhaps intensive supervision of teaching would be a viable strategy for improving student learning—if good teaching could be reduced to a single template, rubric, or checklist aligned to program fidelity.

This will in the long run make Nigeria invariably a better equipped country to develop great minds that will meet the objectives of the nation and to be at par with other industrialised nations of the world that have maximally utilised critical thinking skills as the springboard to attaining optimum levels of technological and other forms of development.

Team up for 21st century teaching and learning: What research and practice reveal about professional learning.Students’ voices are rarely heard in curriculum development especially in Pakistan.

There is also dearth of research in exploring students’ voices. The present study intends to fill this gap by finding out the perceptions and suggestions of secondary school students about changing the content of the National Curriculum.

The project was carried out in Gujranwala (Pakistan). An Open University set book, it explores recent changes in curriculum and assessment policy, and examines the trend towards centralized control. It also offers an assessment of continuing local authority influences. The selection of articles, though not comprehensive, will be useful to anyone with interest in curriculum and assessment policy.

National curriculum in England: secondary curriculum

In PDHPE we aim to foster lifelong health in our students and beyond the Mint Gates. Targeting the 5 dimensions of health; Physical, Social, Emotional, Mental and Spiritual, students develop understanding, skills and attitudes with a focus on positive health choices and improving movement efficiency.An Open University set book, pdf explores recent changes in curriculum and assessment policy, and examines the trend towards centralized control.

It also offers an assessment of continuing local authority influences.

Secondary School Mathematics Curriculum Improvement Study

The selection of articles, though not comprehensive, will be useful to anyone with interest in curriculum and assessment policy.May 04,  · The Secondary Curriculum Design Handbook is a practical guide to designing a curriculum that will engage children's interest, excite their imaginations and at the same time provide them with the knowledge, skills and understanding they need to live successfully in the 21st Century.Improving ebook outcomes for poor children 2.

High-poverty schools lack the capacity to substantially improve student learning, independent of financial re-sources. Potential solutions to this problem would in-volve helping schools improve the quality of their stan-dard operating practices, or increasing the instructional.