ERIC Number: ED162639
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Children's Television Workshop: The Electric Company. Final Report on a Television Reading Series.
Children's Television Workshop, New York, NY.
The early development, prebroadcast research, early production concepts, formative research, summative research, evolution of production, and promotion and outreach activities of "The Electric Company" (TEC) are presented. Conclusions discuss (1) the uncertainty of the future of TEC despite its success and positive reception as an educational innovation; (2) some immediate questions regarding promotional activities, funding, valuable products, and teacher utilization; and (3) steps which have been taken to begin to answer these questions. A list of references is included. (CMV)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Children's Television Workshop, New York, NY.