ERIC Number: ED027657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of Conference for the Evaluation of Instructional Materials (Washington, D.C., April 5-6, 1968).
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Special Education Instructional Materials Center.
Conference participants, who are members in the 14 federally funded Instructional Materials Centers and the Council for Exceptional Children-Educational Resources Information Center, present papers on instructional materials. George M. Olshin discusses the challenge and opportunity of evaluation, Richard A. Dershimer speaks on evaluation and decision making, and Terry Denny presents the Educational Products Information Exchange approach to evaluation. Gary Adamson describes the Educational Modulation Center concept, while Floyd G. Hudson includes sample analysis cards in his talk on evaluation. Evaluation procedures in the Montgomery County Schools (Maryland) are discussed by Richard L. Darling; industry's role in evaluation is investigated by Morris Kaplan, who focuses on the Consumers Union, and by David R. Dorsett of Creative Playthings. (RP)
Descriptors: Consumer Economics, Cooperative Planning, County School Districts, Equipment Evaluation, Evaluation, Evaluation Methods, Exceptional Child Education, Guidelines, Industry, Information Centers, Information Dissemination, Information Retrieval, Information Systems, Instructional Materials, Material Development, Publishing Industry, Textbook Evaluation
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Special Education Instructional Materials Center.