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ERIC Number: ED177714
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Nov-29
Reference Count: 0
American Education: Innovations of the First Kind.
Orlich, Donald C.
This paper discusses educational innovation and is comprised of five sections: (1) a review of previous years of educational innovations in the U.S., (2) processes associated with innovation, including an analysis of two national case studies, (3) research findings about the implementation of innovations, (4) a major thesis about centralized decision-making, and (5) an analysis of the need for higher quality educational research and development. The paper concludes with a call for creative and tested educational innovations. An extensive reference list is included. (Author/LD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title IV
Note: The Forty-third Invited Address, Washington State University