ERIC Number: ED051500
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
The Development and Utilization of Student Prepared Teaching Units in Family Living Subject Areas Utilizing the Television Media.
New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.
This research project investigated the effects of teaching units in the family-living subject areas as prepared by adult basic education students utilizing the television media as a method of instruction. The objectives of the study were: (1) to ascertain whether or not student-prepared videotape media are effective in instructing ABE students in the family-living areas; and (2) to determine if student-prepared videotape units act as reinforcements to student motivation. Other activities included in the research were: (1) the training of 12 adult-basic-education teachers and 30 adult basic education students in the operation of television equipment and in the production of videotape teaching units; (2) the development of a procedure for statewide implementation in which both students and teachers can prepare videotape lessons of instruction for all levels and on all subject areas in adult basic education; and (3) the development of a performance criteria by which objectives (1) and (2) were evaluated and reported. (Author/DB)
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Authoring Institution: New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.