ERIC Number: ED146149
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Most Significant Educational Research Contributions of the Past Ten Years. Occasional Paper 16.
Gephart, William J.; And Others
This document reports on a "mini-conference" on the contributions of educational research in the past ten years. Significant research projects in the following eight major areas are identified: (1) human development and learning; (2) teaching; (3) equality, inequality, and human rights; (4) educational finance; (5) educational administration; (6) educational technology; (7) program improvement and assessment; and (8) research methodology. Specific papers and research projects in each of these areas are cited. The contributions touch a great number of topical areas such as characteristics of learners, preparation of professionals, longitudinal studies of educational effects, educational objectives, and moral values. The listing offers a range of problem-solving strategies available to educators and the appropriateness of each strategy for resolving problems. (JD)
Descriptors: Behavior Patterns, Change Agents, Civil Rights, Educational Development, Educational Experience, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Educational Research, Family Characteristics, Humanistic Education, Individual Characteristics, Learning Processes, Moral Values, Program Development, Research Methodology, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Education
Phi Delta Kappa, 8th and Union Box 789, Bloomington, Indiana 47401 ($1.25)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Phi Delta Kappa, Bloomington, IN.