ERIC Number: ED392854
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
A Pilot Standard National Course Classification System for Secondary Education, 1995. [Diskette.]
Malitz, Gerald; And Others
Presents an "infobase" version of "A Pilot Standard National Course Classification System for Secondary Education" to allow users to browse, search, annotate, print, and export information electronically. This publication is the culmination of a major effort to help establish common terminology, descriptions, and a coding structure for course information at the secondary level. It provides a framework for the standardization of information that reflects current practice. The proposed classification system is an outcome of the commitment of NCES to facilitate the collection, reporting, and use of high quality education information. Instructions for installation and use, including system requirements, are presented. (SLD)
Descriptors: Classification, Coding, Course Evaluation, Courses, Data Collection, Databases, Definitions, Educational Research, Pilot Projects, Secondary Education
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Mail Stop: SSOP, Washington, DC 20402-9328.
Publication Type: Non-Print Media; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Three diskettes in Folio VIP version for Windows 3.0 and 3.1. "Development coordinated by MPR Associates under contract to the National Center for Education Statistics."