ERIC Number: ED097878
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Uses of Cable Television.
Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.
The different educational uses of cable television as well as the methods and problems of that use are described in a state of the art review. The Federal Communications Commission regulations and related franchise activity are described, and the methods of using the educational channel as open or closed circuit TV or pay TV are indicated for different types of students, the community, the school, and general information needs. Technical and economic considerations are discussed as well as obstacles to the use of cable. Funding problems are also treated. The appendixes contain discussions of television markets, innovative educational uses of cable television, equipment, schools, and programs. (WH)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Educational Television, Program Costs, Program Development, Programing (Broadcast), Public Schools, State of the Art Reviews
Cable Television Information Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.