ERIC Number: ED204269
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Designing Instructional Materials for General Education and Teacher Training. A Portfolio of Experiences in Asia and Oceania.
Asian Centre of Educational Innovation for Development, Bangkok (Thailand).
This portfolio presents papers that were engendered by a conference held in 1978 at Udorn Thani, Thailand. The meeting was organized by the Asian Centre of Educational Innovation for Development and dealt with developing instructional materials and educational aids, particularly those which are produced from local and community resources, by educators in Asia and Oceania. The papers deal with: (1) methods to identify the common and special elements in core curricula for integrated rural development; (2) strategies, methodologies, and institutional arrangements used in the development of instructional materials for translating the core elements into teaching-learning materials and accompanying aids; (3) training teachers and other personnel in the design, use, and improvement of the materials developed; (4) problems and issues encountered in the development and use of materials and the strategies used to solve problems; and (5) mechanisms and procedures for continuous evaluation. Included are papers from: Indonesia, Korea, Pakistan, Thailand, India, Malaysia, Philippines, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. (JD)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Developing Nations, Educational Planning, Educational Technology, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Program Implementation, Rural Development, Science Instruction, Teacher Developed Materials, Teacher Education
UNIPUB, Box 433, Murray Hill Station, New York, NY 10016 (Price to be checked with UNIPUB).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
Authoring Institution: Asian Centre of Educational Innovation for Development, Bangkok (Thailand).
Note: Proceedings of a Regional Study Group Meeting organized by the Asian Centre of Educational Innovation for Development and the National Development Group for Educational Innovation (Udorn Thani, Thailand, December 4-19, 1978).