ERIC Number: ED341372
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Nov
Abstracts of the Educational Research and Development Centers.
Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
This report provides information on 25 national educational research and development centers. The description of each center contains the name and address of the grantee, the director(s), affiliated organizations, a detailed abstract of its mission and activities, and a list of key personnel. The following centers are included: (1) National Research Center on Assessment, Evaluation, and Testing; (2) Center on Families, Communities, Schools, and Children's Learning; (3) National Center on Education in the Inner Cities; (4) National Research Center on Cultural Diversity and Second Language Learning; (5) National Center for the Study of Writing and Literacy; (6) National Research Center on Student Learning; (7) National Center for Research on Teacher Learning; (8) National Center on Postsecondary Teaching, Learning, and Assessment; (9) National Center for Research on Educational Accountability and Teacher Evaluation; (10) The Policy Center of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education; (11) National Center on Adult Literacy; (12) National Center on the Educational Quality of the Workforce; (13) Center on Organization and Restructuring of Schools; (14) National Center for Research in Mathematical Sciences Education; (15) National Center for Science Teaching and Learning; (16) The Finance Center of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education; (17) National Research Center on Literature Teaching and Learning; (18) Center for Research on the Context of Secondary School Teaching; (19) Center for the Learning and Teaching of Elementary Subjects; (20) Center for Research on Effective Schooling for Disadvantaged Students; (21) National Center for Educational Leadership; (22) National Center for School Leadership; (23) Center for Technology in Education; (24) Reading Research and Education Center; and (25) The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented. (DB)
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Adult Education, Adult Literacy, Cultural Differences, Educational Technology, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation, Federal Programs, Postsecondary Education, Research and Development Centers, School Restructuring, Urban Education
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: For previous OERI directory containing this information, see ED 320 612.