ERIC Number: ED113784
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: N/A
The Planning of Technical Education in Developing Countries: Lessons from the USSR. The Fundamentals of Educational Planning: Lecture-Discussion Series No. 34.
Shumovsky, S. A.
This paper discusses the relationship between economic development and education in developing countries, with major emphasis on the experience of the U.S.S.R. between 1917 and 1968. Separate sections of the paper examine the economic role of education in developing nations, the historical development of technical education in the U.S.S.R., the economic and educational planning process in the U.S.S.R., the training of research personnel in the U.S.S.R., the training of teachers in the U.S.S.R., and some practical considerations in planning technical education for developing nations. In addition, the appendix contains a series of statistical tables that summarize a variety of educational and economic data for the U.S.S.R. from 1913 through 1967. (JG)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Economic Development, Educational Development, Educational Economics, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Postsecondary Education, Tables (Data), Technical Education
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Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). International Inst. for Educational Planning.
Identifiers - Location: USSR