ERIC Number: ED418782
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Nov
Directory of Projects, 1998.
National Inst. on Early Childhood Development and Education (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
The National Institute on Early Childhood Development and Education (ECI) was established to carry out a comprehensive program of research, development, and dissemination to improve young children's learning and development. This directory contains information on the programs and projects funded by ECI in fiscal year 1998. The directory's 10 sections are: (1) "About the Institute," describing the Institute's origins; (2) "The Institute's Centers Program," discussing the program and its projects designed to provide a stable foundation for long-term research; (3) "Field-Initiated Studies Program," describing the program and its projects to provide assistance to a variety of institutions, organizations, and individuals for educational research and demonstration projects; (4) "Small Business Innovation Research Program," describing the program and its projects to stimulate technological innovation; (5) "21st Century Community Learning Centers Program," describing the program and its projects supporting work in rural and inner city local education agencies; (6) "The Institute's Sponsored Projects Program," discussing the program and its projects supporting research efforts of immediate need; (7) "Ready-To-Learn Television," describing a program to provide assistance for the development of education and instructional video programming; (8) "ECI staff Directory"; (9) "State Listing of Projects" (37 listed); and (10) "Alphabetical Listing of Projects by Organization" (32 items). (SD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Early Childhood Development and Education (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For 1997 Directory of Projects, see ED 409 112.