ERIC Number: ED274382
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Reference Count: 0
A Compendium of Up-to-Date Research on Topics Ranging from Software to Program Evaluation. NADE Research Report, Number 3.
Miles, Curtis; And Others
This collection of essays focuses on various aspects of research and instruction related to developmental education. The collection includes: (1) "Evaluating Instructional Software for Developmental Education," by Curtis Miles, which includes information on types of microcomputer software, developmental student characteristics, microcomputer capabilities, and the evaluation process, as well as a form for evaluating software; (2) "Guidelines for Making Quality Presentations," by Anna M. Kowalczyk; (3) "Guidelines on Running Conferences," by Valeriana Brown; (4) "Program Evaluation: A Primer," by Darrel Clowes and Belinda Anderson, which begins with basic principles of evaluation, followed by an overview of the steps involved in evaluating developmental activities; (5) "Critical Issues and a Research Agenda for Developmental Education," by Darrel Clowes, which reports on a survey conducted to determine critical issues facing developmental educators; and (6) "Speaker/Consultants in the Field of Developmental Education," a directory compiled by Sr. Mary Pardy. (EJV)
Descriptors: Computer Software Reviews, Consultants, Courseware, Developmental Studies Programs, Evaluation Methods, National Surveys, Postsecondary Education, Program Evaluation, Questionnaires, Remedial Programs, Research Design, Research Needs, Speeches
National Association for Developmental Education, P. O. Box 60227, Chicago, IL 60660 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Developmental Education.