ERIC Number: ED069268
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Products and Productivity; A Perspective on Learning.
Gilley, J. Wade; Tollefson, Terrence A.
The implementation and results of a project to optimize the learning program at Wytheville Community College are discussed. A systems approach to instruction was selected as the best method of assuring continuing improvement of the teaching/learning process, the productivity of the college, and, ultimately, the long-range goals of the college. An essential element of the project has been in-service training of the instructional staff. The program is described in relation to the following: Systems Approach to Instruction--A Definition; Developing the Program; The Instructional Program; Program Evaluation--Administrative; Student Accomplishment and Response--Program Evaluation; Improved Products and Productivity--An Evaluation; and The Future. (DB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Behavioral Objectives, Community Colleges, Inservice Teacher Education, Instructional Innovation, Instructional Systems, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Student Attitudes, Systems Approach, Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Lab. for Higher Education, Durham, NC.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia