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Schools of the air : a history of instructional programs on radio in the United States

Author: William Bianchi
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From 1920s emergence of radio, schools of the air broadcast instructional programs for the classroom, operating at the national, state and local levels; issued teacher manuals and educational resources to students in rural and urban areas. Gives the history of 14 schools of the air. The book assesses the successes and failures and reasons for its demise"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bianchi, William, 1943-
Schools of the air.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2008
(OCoLC)604881603
Online version:
Bianchi, William, 1943-
Schools of the air.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2008
(OCoLC)608516261
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Bianchi
ISBN: 9780786430581 0786430583
OCLC Number: 185123479
Description: xii, 324 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Instructional programs on radio in the United States
Responsibility: William Bianchi.
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Born in the 1920s during the emergence of radio, schools of the air broadcast an impressive array of instructional programs for the classroom. These schools operated at the national, state and local  Read more...

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