ERIC Number: ED110706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Dec-1
Reference Count: 0
Review of Army Officer Educational System.
Norris, Frank W.
Volume 1 of the review of the Army officer educational system is a summary report which deals with the following topics: the environment of the seventies and its implications for officer education, overview of the roles and missions of Army schools and gaps in coverage, basic course, advanced course, Command and General Staff College, Army War College, civilian education, theory of teaching, faculty, student evaluation, organization, areas of special interest, and consolidated list of recommendations and guidance. Twenty-two appendixes comprising over 60 pages document or supplement the themes covered in the text. Volume 2 is a full report which covers the same topics only in more detail, and contains in addition five supplementary appendixes; a 15-page bibliography; discussions of perspectives and philosophies, and of costs, feasibilities and priorities; and an index. Volume 3 is a survey of innovative educational programs at the various Army officer schools. Specific programs are discussed in detail (each with a separate fact sheet) and grouped according to the following topics: faculty, students, curriculum, methods of instruction, evaluation, electives, civilian education, and academic management. (JR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Army, Washington, DC.