ERIC Number: ED039733
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
The Media Manufacturer and the Educator.
Smith, Robert G., Jr.
A smooth-working relationship between educators and technologists depends upon the examination of the structure of the educational process today. This paper discusses the setting in which educational decisions are made and implemented. The author identifies some of the common characteristics of educators and provides a brief explanation of the systems approach to education. The process of change and innovation is discussed. Based on this background information, he makes long and short-range suggestions for both educators and industry to consider when trying to work together. A list of references is appended. (JY)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC.
Note: This is one of the support papers for "To Improve Learning; a Report to the President and the Congress of the United States by the Commission on Instructional Technology", ED 034 905