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Hartley, David – Oxford Review of Education, 2007
In England, a "revised" educational code appears to be emerging. It centres upon the concept of "personalisation". Its basis is less in educational theory, more in contemporary marketing theory. Personalisation can be regarded in two ways. First, it provides the rationale for a new mode of public-service delivery, one which…
Descriptors: Educational Theories, Individualized Instruction, Foreign Countries, Public Service
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Heine, M. H. – Education for Information: The International Review of Education and Training in Library and Information Science, 1983
Proposes and contrasts general educational aims for librarianship curricula at the first- and second-professional qualification stages, i.e., creation of factual knowledge vs. development of analytical skills and interest in problem-solving. Approaches to study of library networks (document-delivery and bibliographical-record delivery) in such…
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Case Studies, Educational Objectives, Foreign Countries
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Network Development Office. – 1982
Three papers set the framework for a 1982 program session on document delivery organized by the Library of Congress Network Advisory Committee. Following a list of committee members, the first paper, by James L. Wood describes: (1) dimensions of document delivery activity in the United States including statistics on borrowing and lending…
Descriptors: Communications, Costs, Information Networks, Information Services
McBeath, Ron J. – 1984
The definition of educational technology has shifted from a focus on the organization and use of hardware and software items as a delivery system to recognizing that the introduction of technology into educational systems demands a systematic approach to enhance learning and human development. In the first definition, curriculum is the…
Descriptors: Curriculum Design, Definitions, Design Requirements, Distance Education
Parke, Beverly N. – 1992
This chapter examines the rationale for and means of achieving effective collaboration in planning and delivering services to gifted and talented students. First, the historical and philosophical background of current emphases on increased collaboration are reviewed. The necessity of collaboration with general education professionals is stressed…
Descriptors: Ability Identification, Cooperation, Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs
Hathaway, Warren E. – 1989
This report outlines the stages to be taken in harnessing technology in a way that meets and overcomes many of the shortcomings and problems encountered by the educational delivery systems in use today. A learning system is described that supports a number of delivery modes, including individualization or customization of instruction. The first…
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Managed Instruction, Educational Planning, Educational Technology
Hayes, Cheryl D., Ed.; And Others – 1990
A report by the Panel on Child Care Policy, an interdisciplinary panel established in 1987 to review and assess knowledge about the costs, effects, and feasibility of alternative child care policies and programs as a basis for future decision making 13 presented in this document. An executive summary and introductory first chapter are followed in…
Descriptors: Day Care, Day Care Centers, Delivery Systems, Early Childhood Education
Harr, Gary L. – 1987
During summer 1986, the Department of Student Affairs at Florida Community College at Jacksonville adopted a model of student learning and development focused on the theoretical elements that contribute to a holistic view of the ways people grow, learn, and change as they mature. The outcomes-based model focuses on self-direction, including the…
Descriptors: Ancillary School Services, Educational Objectives, Educational Theories, Individual Development
Barnes, Gary T. – 1977
This report, concerned with an equitable procedure to determine student financial aid eligibility, argues for adoption of an annuity income measure of parents' ability to pay, and against continuation of the consensus measure developed by the Keppel Task Force--National Task Force on Student Aid Problems (the UM measure). The new Uniform…
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Economic Research, Evaluation Methods, Family Financial Resources
Wickwire, Pat Nellor – 2002
The U.S. Commissioner of Education introduced career education (CE) as a formal concept in the 1970s. The first formal CE efforts were concentrated on demonstration projects in grades K-12. In the 1980s and beyond, government and private agencies, business and industry, labor, commerce, education, citizenry, nonprofit associations, and others…
Descriptors: Career Education, Delivery Systems, Education Work Relationship, Educational Administration
Palmeri, Anthony – 1987
In order to demonstrate Walton J. Ong's continuing relevance to the field of rhetorical theory, a review of his intellectual contributions and development is conducted in three stages, covering not only Ong's books and major articles but also his Jesuit educational history and his reviews of other theorists. In the first period (1939-1950), Ong's…
Descriptors: Authors, Communication Research, Epistemology, Intellectual History
Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne (Australia). – 1983
Supplemented with 20 tables of data, this discussion focuses on the changing environment of Australian families and society. Specifically offered are descriptions of child care arrangements, a rationale for children's services, and policy suggestions. With respect to child care arrangements, it is noted that the family environment has been altered…
Descriptors: Day Care, Day Care Centers, Delivery Systems, Early Childhood Education