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ERIC Number: ED050854
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Sep-15
Pages: 194
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Purpose and Potentials, Part One: Basic Program Plans. Annual Report to the United States Office of Education.
Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
An annual report of the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory to the U.S. Office of Education is presented. The laboratory's "Basic Program Plan" comprises this first of 3 report parts and stresses a continuing focus on the application of systems technology to the improvement of education through research, development, and dissemination in terms of (1) developing instructional systems to improve teaching competencies; (2) developing instructional systems to improve comprehensive planning for culturally different groups such as culturally diverse metropolitan populations, American Indians (including Alaskan natives), and migrants, and (3) developing instructional systems to improve instruction in small schools. The report deals with 5 major programs intended to facilitate the meeting of the goals of the laboratory: Development Division programs, a program for Developing Instructional Systems to Improve Teacher Competencies, the Intercultural Program, a program for Improving Instruction in Small Schools, and special projects (Relevant Educational Applications of Computer Technology, Individually Prescribed Instruction, and Information for Urban Educational Planning). Throughout this report, development of purpose, accomplishment, and planning are embodied. Included are 37 charts. (MJB)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Cooperative Research Program.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.