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Catalog Number 00000246-VHS
Object Name Recording, Video Tape Cassette
Title A Closer look at The Basic School: Seminars with Ernest Boyer
Scope & Content Parts 1, 2, and 3 of "A Closer look at The Basic School: Seminars with Ernest Boyer" created from the 1995 Summer Institutes of The Basic School.

Part 1: The School Reform Movement: Successes and Failures

Part 2: An Overview of the Basic School
-Boyer explains the five goals of The Basic School
(communicate effectively, learning essential knowledge, help
children become a highly motivated self-directed learner, help
children have a sense of emotional and social well-being, help
children live an ethical and morally responsible life)
-Boyer explains the four priorties of The Basic School
(school as community, curriculum with coherence, climate for
learning, and a commitment to character)

Part 3: The Basic School Curriculum: The Tools of Learning - Verbal, Mathematic, and Artistic Literracy
Date July 1995
Event The Basic School Summer Institutes, July 1995 (Parts 1, 2, and 3)
Collection Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - CFAT
Search Terms Basic School, The
Reform, education
Teaching, celebrating
Teaching, recognition of
School Reform
Ethics
Moral Education
Values
Language, centrality of
Arts, as a language
Human Commonalities
Service
Autism
Mathematics
Curriculum, of The Basic School
Primary Education