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Design and Technology: Current Themes and Trends in Primary Education

Kelly-Freer, Tracy and Robinson, Catriona (2006) Design and Technology: Current Themes and Trends in Primary Education. Journal of European Teacher Network, 2 (1). pp. 29-42. ISSN ISSN 1749-7213

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This paper explores current trends and initiatives in Design and Technology education in the English Primary curriculum. Case studies are used to illustrate the European perspective on developing Design and Technology provision in primary schools. The paper reflects on a recent Gifted and Talented initiative in the UK and its impact on teaching. The Gifted and Talented theme is also explored through a case study at ETEN with the US Project Clue teachers.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: primary schools, primary education, Design and Technology
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB1501 Primary Education
Divisions: College of Arts, Humanities and Education > School of Education
Depositing User: Catriona Robinson
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2010 09:13
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 16:53

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