Accession Number : AD0425018

Title :   EDUCATIONAL DATA PROCESSING AND PUBLIC EDUCATION,

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bushnell,Don D.

Report Date : 29 OCT 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Four main currents of change in American Education are listed as: (1) new concepts of learning applied to the techniques of instruction; (2) new curricula; (3) new instructional and administrative support systems technology; and (4) changes in school facilities to support these educational innovations. The electronic accounting machines and the digital computer will give primary support to this movement toward change. The following are discussed: (1) multiple uses of the educational data processing system; (2) systematic development of new educational programs; (3) trends in research and development programs for applying computer technology to educational problems; and (4) future computer hardware and cost trends. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, EDUCATION), LEARNING, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, TEACHING MACHINES, AUTOMATION, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, LIBRARIES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE