ERIC Number: ED159354
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Development of the Career Education Product Installation Handbook. Final Report. Research and Development Series No. 113.
Hull, William L.; And Others
This report describes the conceptualization, development, and evaluation of a handbook (CE 016 432) for project directors responsible for implementing career education products. Divided into five chapters, this document contains a chronological review of development activities, including the use of the prototype version in schools. Chapter 1 explains the need for the handbook, the need for programmatic research findings, and the specifications for the handbook. In chapter 2 both the formative and summative engineering in the development of the handbook is reviewed. Chapter 3 describes the evaluation activities, and chapter 4 describes the product utilization stage which included program monitoring; development of a technical plan; conduct of market analysis; development of production and packaging specifications; development of promotion, distribution, and service specifications; preparation of a product utilization plan; and conduct of production, promotion, distribution, and service activities. Finally, in chapter 5 the findings are summarized and claims and recommendations for the handbook are presented. Appended materials comprise half of this document, including a list of persons contributing to the development of the handbook, summative evaluation materials, development materials, and formative evaluation settings and results. (BM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Education and Work Group.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 016 841 and CE 016 432