ERIC Number: ED302734
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
The Summaries of Research and Development Activities in Agricultural Education Completed in the United States of America 1987-88.
Sutphin, H. Dean, Ed.
This document includes abstracts of research and development projects dealing with agricultural education that were completed in the United States between September 1, 1987, and August 31, 1988. A total of 185 research abstracts are included (71 master's papers or theses, 44 doctoral dissertations, and 70 staff studies. Thirty institutions from 27 states contributed. The following are among the topics covered in the individual research projects: adult education; agricultural education programs (characteristics, context, future directions, funding, staffing); agricultural practices and the industry; agriculture teachers; curriculum and instruction in grades K-12 (competency assessment, curriculum development, implementation, instructional materials and technologies, science in agricultural education, and sequencing and scheduling); decision making; extension education; international education; postsecondary/university programs; psychological type profiles; rural schools; secondary agriculture students; and vocational education. Citations of research and development activities in progress, ERIC accession numbers for previous national summaries, and author and subject indexes are also included. (MN)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Adult Education, Agricultural Education, Agriculture, Comparative Analysis, Curriculum Development, Educational Needs, Educational Practices, Elementary Secondary Education, International Programs, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Content, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Research and Development, Research Projects, Rural Education, Student Characteristics, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Vocational Education
Department of Education, 302 Roberts Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850 ($9.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Vocational Association, Alexandria, VA. Agricultural Education Div.
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Ithaca. Coll. of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell Univ.
Note: For 1986-87 summary, see ED 297 162.