Curriculum

Curriculum : Alternative Approaches, Ongoing Issues

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For graduate-level curriculum courses.This compact, scholarly text treats creating a curriculum as an ongoing process, the product of which is a composite of what is intended (planned curriculum), what actually happens (enacted curriculum), and how what happens influences those involved (experienced curriculum). It proposes that desirable educational experiences arise when the interaction of these three curricula is flexible and evolving; and, therefore, the authors never advance specific, "best" practices or "most correct" answers to fundamental curriculum questions. Rather, through a finely honed discussion of essential theoretical and practical alternatives, they invite readers to develop their own points of view.show more

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  • Hardback | 416 pages
  • 193 x 245.4 x 24.9mm | 852.77g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130945129
  • 9780130945129

Table of contents

1. The Character of Curriculum. 2. Curriculum History. 3. Approaches to Curriculum. 4. Curriculum Theorizing. 5. Curriculum Development and Change. 6. Curriculum Planning: Levels and Participants. 7. Curriculum Implementation. 8. Curriculum Evaluation and Student Assessment. 9. Politics and Curriculum Decision Making. Glossary. Name Index. Subject Index.show more

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