ERIC Number: ED203395
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Education for the Television Age. The Proceedings of a National Conference on the Subject of Children and Television (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 4-7, 1979).
Ploghoft, Milton E., Ed.; Anderson, James A., Ed.
This collection of papers is from the first national conference of academicians, teachers, school administrators, parents, television industry specialists, and government agency personnel interested in children and television. The 23 papers are presented under the following topics: (1) development of receivership skills (skills required for the assimilation and utilization of information for some purposeful action), (2) elementary and secondary school viewing skills projects, (3) television network and education association activities, (4) school problems caused by innovative change, and (5) intended effects of a critical viewing skills curriculum. (AEA)
Descriptors: Childrens Television, Consumer Education, Critical Thinking, Curriculum Development, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Mass Media, National Organizations, Popular Culture, Program Descriptions, Television Commercials, Television Curriculum, Television Research, Television Viewing
Charles Thomas Publishers, 301 East Lawrence Ave., Springfield, IL 62703 ($5.95).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: George Gund Foundation, Cleveland, OH.
Authoring Institution: Ohio Univ., Athens. Coll. of Education.