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Title Reinventing the curriculum : new trends in curriculum policy and practice / edited by Mark Priestley and Gert Biesta
Published London : Bloomsbury Pub., 2013
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Summary Scotland's Curriculum for Excellence offers an example of a different approach to national curriculum development. It combines what are claimed to be the best features of top-down and bottom-up approaches to curriculum development, and provides an indication of the broad qualities that school education should promote rather than a detailed description of curriculum content. Advocates of the approach argue that it provides central guidance for schools and maintains national standards whilst at the same time allowing schools and teachers the flexibility to take account of local needs when design
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Curriculum change -- Scotland -- Case studies.
Curriculum change.
Curriculum planning -- Scotland -- Case studies.
Curriculum planning.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Biesta, Gert.
Priestley, Mark (Mark R.)
ISBN 144114868X (electronic bk.)
9781441148681 (electronic bk.)