ERIC Number: ED088164
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Oct
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Proposed Initiatives in Educational R&D.
Mervine, Kay; Sproull, Lee
This document presents a compilation of suggested research and development initiatives abstracted from current educational R&D planning and policy documents. The objectives is to create a reasonably thorough picture of the current state of proposed possibilities and priorities in educational R&D. Each initiative abstract includes, whenever possible, an indication of the origin of the idea, hypotheses, or underlying assumptions; suggested approach and scope in dollars; time and personnel; and expected outcomes. The abstracts have been organized into six sections that (1) review initiatives addressed to early childhood through adult and post-secondary education; (2) summarize initiatives addressed to the overall education system; (3) review documents on new dissemination procedures and R&D strategies; (4) cover documents dealing with initiatives directed to the R&D system in general; (5) review initiatives directed to sociology, economics, history, philosophy, and psychology; and (6) address R&D issues raised at the congressional hearings to create a National Institute of Education. (Author/DN)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Adult Education, Archives, Early Childhood Education, Educational Development, Educational Innovation, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Government Role, Pilot Projects, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Program Proposals, Research Projects, Secondary Education
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Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rand Corp., Santa Monica, CA.