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Ralph W. Tyler: Education: Curriculum Development and Evaluation

Interviewee(s):
Tyler, Ralph W.
Interviewer(s):
Chall, Malca
Title:
Ralph W. Tyler: Education: Curriculum Development and Evaluation
Abstract:
Childhood in Nebraska, development of work ethic; education at Doane College, University of Nebraska, and University of Chicago; faculty, University of North Carolina, 1927-1929, Ohio State University, 1929-1938; University of Chicago, 1938-1953: Robert Maynard Hutchins, the Eight-Year Study, 1933-1941, and the Cooperative Study in General Education, 1939-1945, Board of Examinations, Division of Social Sciences deanship; Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, 1953-1967, planning, siting, objectives and fellows; special education projects and consultations, including Extension Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Educational Research Advisory Council, National Technical Institute for the Deaf; National Assessment of Education Progress, 1963; current trends and criticisms in education; experiences on leading educational foundations, boards, and commissions; seminars in Asia, Africa, Europe and U.S.; reflections on major influences, education as a profession.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1985 1986 1987
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10364538
Rights:
Tyler, Ralph W. "Ralph W. Tyler: Education: Curriculum Development and Evaluation." Interview by Malca Chall in 1985, 1986 and 1987. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1987.