ERIC Number: ED059410
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
New Products in Education. PREP-29.
National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Practice Improvement.
New educational products, broadly defined as validated output from education R&D programs designed for practical application, are listed. Some of the products are directed toward educational problems of critical importance; others address themselves to instructional or administrative topics of lower current priority. The products, nominated by their developers and reviewed by a panel of educators, have been satisfactorily field tested, and are available for widespread implementation. The products are: Adult Basic Education: ESL-Empleen Ingles; Comprehensive School Mathematics; Cooperative Urban Teacher Education; Effective Questioning--Elementary Level; First Year Communications Skills Program; Home-Oriented Early Childhood Education; Individualizing Instruction in Mathematics; MATCH (Materials and Activities for Teachers and Children) Box; Multi-Unit Elementary School; Parent/Child Toy Lending Library; Patterns in Arithmetic; Reinforced Readiness Requisites Program; and the Teaching of Science--A Self-Directed Teacher Education Program. Descriptions of each product are given, together with the developers' names and addresses. In addition, a list of some of the schools where the products are being used and the names of people with knowledge of their applications is provided. Exhibits on 10 of the products are available. (DB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Arithmetic, Communication Skills, Curriculum Development, Early Childhood Education, Educational Programs, Individualized Instruction, Information Dissemination, Instructional Materials, Library Services, Mathematics Instruction, Multiunit Schools, Questioning Techniques, Readiness, Research Utilization, Science Instruction, Teacher Education
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Authoring Institution: National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Practice Improvement.
Identifiers: PREP; Putting Research into Educational Practice