ERIC Number: ED097322
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
A Multidisciplinary Graduate Program for Preparation of Educational Research Specialists. Final Report; Personal Assessment and Training Data.
Texas Univ., Austin.
This document is a final report on a multidisciplinary graduate program for the preparation of educational research specialists. The document is organized around a series of questions to which a personalized reply is given. The paramount objective of the program is stated as follows: the improvement of the quality of elementary and secondary education through increasing the availability and capability of four kinds of Ph.D.-level research specialists. The focal point of the plan of course work and educational research for each trainee was one of the following areas: (a) research in science and mathematics education, (b) research in foreign language education, (c) research in developmental-social psychology in education, (d) research methodology and educational technology. The questions solicit answers concerning the following topics: content focus of the program, staff, trainee selection criteria, federal support, and program strengths and weaknesses. Included as appendixes are course requirements and descriptions of the four areas of trainee preparation and individual evaluations for four trainees. (JA)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin.