ERIC Number: ED054565
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Programmed Learning for the Deaf Student. Symposium on Research and Utilization of Educational Media for Teaching the Deaf (Lincoln, Nebraska, March 22-24, 1971).
Midwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf, Lincoln, NE.; New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces. Southwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf.
The document consists of keynote speeches and discussion papers from the 1971 Symposium on Research and Utilization of Educational Media for Teaching the Deaf, which had as its general theme programed instruction (PI) for the deaf. The 14 papers cover the impact of PI at the Southwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf, evaluation of PI materials, the role of computer assisted instruction at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the relationship of economic factors to education and employment of the deaf, modification of automated instruction to financially allow its adoption, and PI in the curriculum at the Oregon State School for the Deaf in Salem, the Southwest School for the deaf (Lawndale, California), and Callier Hearing and Speech Center in Dallas. Also discussed are new directions and a new affective dimension in PI, methods for teaching communication skills, PI for young deaf children, research with the strands program in elementary mathematics in a computer-based laboratory for learning at Stanford, a graduate course in educational technology, and a PI course in electronics assembly. A discussion summary and the symposium program are included. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Midwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf, Lincoln, NE.; New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces. Southwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf.