This book crosses the divide between theoreticians and practitioners by demonstrating how curriculum theories and models are applied in classrooms today. It ties together broad educational theories such as progressivism, essentialism, perennialism, etc; curriculum models, characterized as learner-centered, society-centered or knowledge-centered; and exemplars of curriculum theories and models, such as Reggio Emilia, Core Knowledge, the International Baccalaureate, etc.The extended essay, with a prescribed limit of 4000 words, offers the opportunity to investigate a topic of individual interest, and acquaints students with the independent research and writing skills expected at tertiary level. Participation in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Exemplars of Curriculum Theory|
|Author||:||Arthur K. Ellis|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-01-09|