Records,
1983-1985, with related records from 1975

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 388
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Educational Research
Dates:
1983-1985, with related records from 1975
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.82 linear meters.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records document the work of SOER during its two-year history. The records consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and printed materials concerning SOER educational programs, office administration, and relations with other Smithsonian bureaus and offices. Records predating the establishment of SOER in 1983 were created by Falk during his work as Associate Director for Education Programs, CBCES.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The Smithsonian Office of Educational Research (SOER) was established on October 1, 1983, to investigate and improve learning as it occurs outside the formal educational system. SOER reported to the Assistant Secretary for Science. John H. Falk, previously on the staff of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies (CBCES), was appointed Director. SOER was abolished on September 30, 1985.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 388, Smithsonian Institution., Office of Educational Research, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Falk, John H. (John Howard), 1948- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Office of Educational Research. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies. Associate Director for Education Programs Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Education -- Research Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu