Brown, Monica M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education; Faculty of Arts and Education
Producing instructional materials for the secondary school curriculum: A Jamaican experience
Education and research in the Caribbean
Date of Publication
Describes the collaborative decision-making process which preceded the development of curriculum materials for the secondary school. 'Several teachers from different levels in the educational system were drawn together in a workshop initially for six weeks and then periodically over three to six months to conceptualize, write/develop, critique and edit instructional materials in Mathematics, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Career Education, and Resource & Technology. Examines the democratic process at work and the response of participants to that process....