ERIC Number: ED043602
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: 0
1970 AERA Research Training Program. Final Report.
Marascuilo, Leonard Anthony
This report describes the background, selection, planning, conduct, and evaluation of the ten research training presessions, serving 402 educational researchers, conducted by the American Educational Research Association from 26 February to 2 March 1970 prior to its annual meeting in Minneapolis. Topics of the sessions were 1) Survey Research in Education; 2) A Social Systems-Field Studies Paradigm for Research on Organizational and Administrative Phenomena in Education; 3) Systems Techniques in Counselor Education and Counseling Program Research; 4) Research and the Development of Instructional Theory; 5) Applied Linear Regression Analysis in Educational Research; 6) Human Behavior Genetics and Its Implications for Educational and Behavioral Research; 7) A Systems Approach to Instructional Research and Design; 8) Person-Free Item Calibration and the Item-Free Person Measurement; 9) Multivariate Statistical Analysis in Educational Research; 10) Powerful Statistical Techniques for Qualitative as well as Quantitative Variables. Detailed descriptions for each session comprise the major portion of the report. Evaluation results indicated that although some participants were dissatisfied with the physical setting of the sessions, the vast majority rated very high the content and instruction of the sessions. (RT)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: American Educational Research Association, Washington, DC.