ERIC Number: ED309744
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Development Communication Report 1988/1-4, Nos. 60-63.
Development Communication Report, n60-63 1988
Four issues of this newsletter focus primarily on the use of communication technologies in developing nations to educate their people. The issues included in this collection are: (1) No. 60 (1988-1), which features articles on the recent emergence of intercountry networks of collaboration (resulting in the sharing of staff, equipment, and consultants to produce local health training materials), the role of the mass media in Nigerian development, conducting surveys, and the utilization of interactive radio for education in rural areas of the Dominican Republic; (2) No. 61 (1988-2), which features articles on the use of computer simulations in educational policy making, traditional theater for family planning in Mali, averting barriers to success when implementing educational radio projects, and the training of health workers in visual communication in Sri Lanka; (3) No. 62 (1988-3), featuring articles on marketing interactive radio instruction to school teachers in Honduras, traditional theater for rural development in Burkina Faso, and puppetry for development in the Philippines; and (4) No. 63 (1988-4), focusing on trends in distance education and also including articles on teacher training and the quality of instructional messages. Reviews of recent publications and announcements of development-related conferences and courses are also provided in each issue. (GL)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Office of Science and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Development Communication.