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The Radio Mathematics Project [microform] : Nicaragua 1974-1975 / Barbara Searle and Others
Bib ID 5405366
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Searle, Barbara
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1976 
269 p. 

This document reviews one year of the Radio Mathematics Project (RMP), seen as a promising medium of instruction within the developing world. The major intent of this report is to share information early in the life of the project with those interested in educational development. The work of Stanford University and the Nicaraguan Ministry of Public Education as reported constitutes one of the Agency for International Development's (AID's) largest research projects in education. The document contains the following chapters: (1) History and Description of the Project; (2) California Pilot Radio Lessons; (3) Nicaragua Pilot Radio Lessons; (4) Nicaragua First-Grade Achievement Test; (5) Curriculum Structure; (6) Instructional Methods and Principles; (7) Radio Lesson Design; (8) Operation of the Project; and (9) Results. In addition, the report contains several appendices and a large number of tables. (MP)


Sponsoring Agency: Nicaragua Ministry of Education, Managua.

Sponsoring Agency: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC.

ERIC Note: For related documents, see SE 035 378 and ED 167 381.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18:

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Comparative Education.  |  Developing Nations.  |  Educational Radio.  |  Educational Research.  |  Educational Technology.  |  Elementary Education.  |  Elementary School Mathematics.  |  Mathematics Instruction.  |  Methods Research.  |  Pilot Projects.  |  Program Descriptions.  |  Radio.  |  Teaching Methods.  |  Mathematics Education Research Radio Mathematics Project
Form/genre Reports, Descriptive.  |  Reports, Research.
Other authors/contributors Stanford Univ., CA. Inst. for Mathematical Studies in Social Science
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