ERIC Number: ED219385
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Research Project on Educational Aims. Research Bulletin 60.
Niskanen, Erkki A.; And Others
Summaries of classroom research studies conducted in Finland on the development of educational aims are presented. Papers in this document deal with: (1) an overview of the purposes of the research project; (2) cognitive processes in classroom verbal interaction; (3) taxonomy of physical education; (4) objectives of religious education; (5) teacher evaluations of the importance and realizability of goals in home economics instruction; (6) the qualitative need for education in forest examinations; (7) objectives in foreign language (English) instruction; (8) objectives of mathematics teaching; (9) objectives of music teaching in secondary schools; (10) aims of visual art education; (11) background of the teaching of history; and (12) aims of biological and geographical education. The findings and research strategies are compared and analyzed in a concluding summary. (FG)
Descriptors: Art Education, Classroom Research, Cognitive Processes, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Educational Assessment, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, History Instruction, Home Economics, Instructional Improvement, Mathematics Instruction, Music Education, National Surveys, Physical Education, Religious Education, Science Instruction, Second Language Learning
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Helsinki Univ. (Finland). Inst. of Education.