ERIC Number: ED189657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Training Manual for Teaching Critical TV Viewing Skills.
Starr, Jo Ann, Ed.
This manual provides suggestions for workshops for teaching parents, youth leaders, and teachers to teach critical television viewing skills. It is based on materials produced by the Critical TV Viewing Skills Project sponsored by the Southwest Educational Development Laboratory. The manual contains an overview of the project and a discussion of children and television. A section on general suggestions for training adults and getting ready for the workshop contains information on planning, selecting and defining objectives, desirable participant outcomes, types of training activities, a sample outline for a workshop, a workshop planning checklist, and a workshop evaluation form. There are specific suggestions and sample activity scripts for training general audiences, teachers, parents, and youth leaders. The appendixes include a review of the research, resource lists, and discussions of how to use materials produced by the Southwest Educational Development Laboratory (SEDL) for teaching critical television viewing skills. (MKM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.
Note: For further information about the Training Manual and TV Viewing Skills Instructional Materials, please contact: Office of Communications, Southwest Educational Development Laboratory, 211 East Seventh St., Austin, TX 78701.