This job describes the curriculum development theories of Tyler, Walker, and Eisner and explains the similarities and differences among them.
A reasonable curriculum approach should include a distinguishable understanding of curriculum and the process of curriculum development. Tyler's understanding and process of curriculum development is based on four basic curriculum questions which include selecting objectives, selecting learning experiences, organizing these learning experiences, and evaluation. Tyler developed a framework of these four basic curriculum questions which are answered systematically using a rational-linear approach. Tyler's approach is a very well-organized and methodical ...
Tyler, Walker, and Eisner theories of curriculum development are featured.