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Guide to the Stanford University, Program in Human Biology, Middle Schools Curriculum Project, Videorecordings and Computer Files
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0775
    Creator: Stanford University. Program in Human Biology. Middle Schools Curriculum Project
    Title: Stanford University, Program in Human Biology, Middle Schools Curriculum Project, videorecordings and computer files
    Dates: 1988-1996
    Physical Description: 2.5 Linear feet
    Summary: Collection includes the video program Human Biology for the Middle Grades: A Bold New Approach, 1988; videotapes of team presentations from the Summer Institute of 1993; one video tape from the Summer Institute of 1991; other miscellaneous video tapes; CD-ROM of the program's instructional unit on the heart and lungs; other CD-ROMs; and floppy disks and hard drives containing the texts for publication.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Stanford University, Program in Human Biology, Middle Schools Curriculum Project, Videorecordings and Computer Files (SC0775). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The Middle Schools Curriculum Project began in 1987 with the intent to develop a science curriculum that would interest many diverse students and give them a solid knowledge base. A prototype based on the Human Biology curriculum at Stanford was so successful that that focus was continued. From 1991 to 1994 Summer Institutes were held at Stanford with teachers and administrators from 12 diverse test-site middle schools.

    Description of the Collection

    Collection includes the video program Human Biology for the Middle Grades: A Bold New Approach, 1988; videotapes of team presentations from the Summer Institute of 1993; one video tape from the Summer Institute of 1991; other miscellaneous video tapes; CD-ROM of the program's instructional unit on the heart and lungs; other CD-ROMs; and floppy disks and hard drives containing the texts for publication.

    Access Terms

    Stanford University. Program in Human Biology. Middle Schools Curriculum Project
    Biology--Study and teaching (Elementary).