ERIC Number: ED031959
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Jan
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U.S. Office of Education Support of Computer Activities.
Molnar, Andrew R.; Sherman, Beverly
The Office of Education, through the Bureau of Research and the Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education, has spent approximately $67 million on research and research related activities, planning projects, and operational programs on the application of computer technology and its use in education. Appendix A lists projects funded through the Bureau of Research for 1967, 1968, and 1969--thirty-five on computer assisted instruction and computer managed instruction, 13 on programing for specialized data development and analysis, 11 on computer models and simulation, 24 on data banks and information retrieval systems, 11 on computers in administration and organization, and 37 on curriculum and training for computer application. Appendix B contains the abstracts of these projects. Appendix C lists 158 reports which have appeared in the journal "Research in Education" on computer related activities. Twenty regional educational laboratories, their addresses, major program interests, and specific computer projects are listed in Appendix D. Appendix E provides a list of 11 Research and Development Centers and 19 Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) Clearinghouses, with their addresses. In Appendix F 155 Projects to Advance Creativity in Education (PACE) sponsored for 1966, 1967, and 1968 are listed. (JY)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Science Education, Education Service Centers, Educational Testing, Federal Programs, Government Publications, Guidance Programs, Information Retrieval, Models, Programing, Regional Laboratories, Research and Development Centers, Research Projects, School Administration, Simulation, Student Personnel Services, Supplementary Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO FS 5.212:12044, $1.75)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
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