ERIC Number: ED107569
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Future of Education: Perspectives on Tommorrow's Schooling.
Rubin, Louis, Ed.
In this book, three noted social scientists and six educators realistically assess the implications of today's political, educational, and social trends on future public education. Each of the nine original essays is followed by an editorial commentary, highlighting the inherent implications for schools, and by an addendum wherein issues pertaining to research and development are extracted from each chapter. Chapter titles include: (1) The Future of Government and Politics in the United States, (2) Schools in a Communal Society, (3) Predictive Reliability and the Future: The Need for Uncertainty, (4) Policy and Planning for the Future, (5) Social Decisions and Educational Policy, (6) The School of the Future: Adaptive Environments for Learning, (7) The School of the Future: Technological Possibilities, (8) The School of the Future: Needed Research and Development, and (9) Observations on Future Schooling. (Author/DE)
Descriptors: Change Agents, Decision Making, Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Needs, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Essays, Futures (of Society), Nontraditional Education, Political Influences, Public Education, Research Needs, Social Change, Trend Analysis
Allyn and Bacon, Longwood Division, 470 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02210 ($10.95)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Research for Better Schools, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.