x+438 pp, Rev. ed.
First Published in 2009
Educational Technology is a field involved in the facilitation of human learning through the systematic identification, development, organization of a full range of learning resources, and through the management of these processes.... (AECT). Educational Technology has made education interesting, colourful and musical. It follows multi-faceted approach of teaching, which attracts children from all walks of life. The book is divided into four parts viz. Educational Technology, Management, Evaluation and certain aspects of Guidance Services in Schools. These four parts together meet the ultimate goal of education of overall development of children. Efforts have been made to include latest information on the subject and all the topics covered have been detailed in simple language. Practical examples are given to make the subject understandable. The book is useful for teachers and also for those who are aspiring to be teachers.
Dr. Rashmi Agrawal is a Ph.D in Psychology from Lucknow University. She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance & Counselling from NCERT, New Delhi. She later specialized in Rehabilitation & Counselling from the University of California, USA. She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management. She has also done an International Course in Evaluation sponsored by World Bank.
Dr. Agrawal has long experience of working in the field of Education, Employment and Other related disciplines. Being deeply interested in Social Issues, she has done research work independently of her official assignments which resulted in a number of books such as Drug Abuse; Street Children; Gender Issues: A Road Map to Empowerment; Educational Vocational Guidance & Counselling; and Education for Disabled Children.
At present she is working as Chief in the Institute of Applied Manpower Research, Planning Commission, New Delhi.
PART I: EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY
PART IV: GUIDANCE SERVICES: GUIDANCE: CONCEPT & OBJECTIVES
TYPES OF GUIDANCE