ERIC Number: ED382167
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
State Network Utilization Study: Mississippi Educational Television.
Wilson, Savan; And Others
This document is the result of a utilization study of Mississippi Educational Television where 27 target audiences were identified and surveyed. The following information is included: a draft of and updated state network utilization studies; planning and management strategies; a profile of the survey populations; a distance learning survey report; questionnaires and survey information for ITV representatives, teachers, staff development coordinators, curriculum coordinators, post-graduate training, early childhood, and parents; telephone interviews; a focus group report; "teletalk" objectives and questions; and a review of educational resources. As the task 7 report, an executive summary and list of recommendations is provided, including: improving communications; reviewing current programming; re-examining scheduled broadcast times; advertising programming and services; re-examining primary audiences; providing more utilization training for upper elementary and junior high school teachers; developing a social studies program; training Educational Services staff; making a financial commitment to distance learning and alternative delivery systems; committing time, resources, and outreach staff members to develop early childhood programming and training; identifying post-graduate training markets; and exploring a broadcast market for mid-level manager training. (AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Mississippi Authority for Educational Television, Jackson.
Authoring Institution: Educational Planners and Evaluators, Monroe, LA.