ERIC Number: ED177741
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Fifth Annual Conference on Public and Non-Public Schools: Education Faces the 80's and Beyond. Proceedings.
Lachman, Seymour P., Ed.
The purpose of this conference was to bring together leaders of public and private schools to discuss matters of mutual concern and interest. The morning session was concerned with the topic "The Child, the Teacher, the Machine" and focused on educational technology with emphasis on computer-aided instruction. The morning workshops dealt with "The Child as One of the Continuing Foci of Education" and "The Role of Technology in Communicating with the Child." A luncheon keynote speech was on "Connecting Education Resources," specifically the coordination among the many educational and cultural agencies in New York City. The afternoon session examined "The Expanding Role of the School," especially in the provision of social services and environmental education. Workshops were entitled "The School as the Local HEW?" and "Education and Survival." All the major presentations and workshop reports are included in the document. (JM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Center for Advanced Study in Education.
Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)