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Developing the Curriculum, CourseSmart eTextbook, 8th Edition

By Peter F. Oliva, William R. Gordon II

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Mar 6, 2012

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For undergraduate and graduate level introductory courses in Curriculum Development, grades K-12

Also serves as a practical guide and resource readers will want to keep and refer to throughout their careers in education and administration

 

Future educational administrators are guided step-by-step through the entire curriculum development process.

 

Practical, readable, and now completely up to date, Developing the Curriculum guides students step-by-step through the entire curriculum development process—from the underlying principles and concepts to the roles of school personnel, the components of the process, technology in curriculum and instruction, and the most up-to-date curriculum issues. The text’s many references to both historic and contemporary works give readers an excellent synthesis of the principles and practices they will have to know in order to create effective curriculum as they enter their own careers as educational administrators. This edition updates readers on technology and the curriculum in a new Chapter 14, The Digital Classroom. The text also serves as a practical guide and resource readers will want to keep and refer to throughout their careers in education and administration.

Table of Contents

PART I   CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT: Theoretical Dimensions

Chapter 1    Curriculum and Instruction Defined

Chapter 2    Principles of Curriculum Development

 

PART II   CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT: Roles of School Personnel

Chapter 3    Curriculum Planning: A Multi-Level, Multi-Sector Process

Chapter 4    Curriculum Planning: The Human Dimension

 

PART III    Components of the Process

Chapter 5     Models for Curriculum Development

Chapter 6     Philosophy and Aims of Education

Chapter 7     Data-Driven Decision Making

Chapter 8     Curriculum Goals, Objectives, and Products

Chapter 9     Organizing and Implementing the Curriculum

Chapter 10    Instructional Goals and Objectives

Chapter 11    Selecting and Implementing Strategies of Instruction

Chapter 12    Evaluating Instruction

Chapter 13    Evaluating the Curriculum

 

PART IV CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT: Technology in Curriculum and Instruction

Chapter 14    Digital Curriculum

 

PART V   CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT: Issues in Curriculum Development

Chapter 15   Current Curriculum Issues

 

APPENDIX

NAME & SUBJECT INDEXES

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