ERIC Number: ED063943
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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The South Carolina Pilot Program for Information Dissemination; A Narrative Report, July, 1970 to December, 1971.
Ashworth, D. J.; And Others
An information retrieval and dissemination unit was established within the South Carolina Department of Education in July, 1970. A major goal was to develop an effective and efficient link between information sources and educators utilizing interpersonal communication linkages. The major purpose of this was to improve state and local educational practices. This report on the first eighteen months of that pilot project is presented in the following format: (1) the national and state historical perspectives for such an information center; (2) the goals, objectives, structure, resources, activities and evaluation of the South Carolina center; (3) a discussion of the development and operation of the retrieval and dissemination unit; (4) a description of the role and functions of the communication specialists; (5) a general discussion of the information process and product; and (6) reflections on the past and future of the project. Extensive statistical information and other appended material are included. (SJ)
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Sponsor: National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Practice Improvement.
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia.
Identifiers - Location: South Carolina