ERIC Number: ED043311
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-May
Reference Count: 0
Ten Mid-West Institutions Grouped Cooperatively to Develop Research Capability. Final Report.
Armstrong, Charles J.
This report describes the most significant activities of the Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium during the period of September 1, 1967 - February 28, 1970. The purpose of the Consortium is to promote interinstitutional cooperation and thus improve planning, research, instruction, and administrative services. The activities of the Consortium fell in 2 broad areas: (1) development activities which included: computer services, cross-registration, course consolidation, faculty exchange, library programs, learning resources circuit, educational television, interinstitutional working committees, joint community service activities, and area studies; and (2) research and research related activities, which included a feasibility study on the establishment of a joint bureau of government research, the Miami Valley Project, a faculty data bank, retraining of teachers and administrators, student research on educational innovation, computer terminals for research and instruction, and computer-assisted instruction. Additional material, illuminating individual projects, is included in the appendix. (AF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Dayton-Miami Valley Consortium, Dayton, OH.