Frederick Erickson Communication Research collection
280 Film reels (includes picture and sound elements, 16mm)
174 Video recordings (includes open-reels and cassettes, 1/2 inch)
177 Sound recordings (1/4 inch)
5 Linear feet (3 record boxes, 6 document boxes)
The collection includes film, video, sound recordings, coded transcripts and associated paper records created and used by Frederick Erickson, Ph.D. Education, during the course of several studies using ethnographic methods to understand cultural differences in communication and learning. The largest set of motion picture film, video and sound recordings relate …
This accession contains an incomplete set of collecting cards produced by the company Club Pro Set in 1992-1993. The sets were separated by their assigned reading level: Gold - High School, Silver - Middle School, and Bronze - Elementary School. These cards were a licensed product and were produced through the Office of Product …
This accession consists of a teacher kit for classroom lessons about the purposes and functions of museums. Materials include slides, audiotape, instructions, and a blank evaluation sheet.
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Schools
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Let's Go Bulletin and Learning Opportunities Booklet
This accession consists of a reference set of Let's Go bulletin and learning opportunities booklet, with earlier issues of the bulletin dating back to when the publication was known as Smithsonian Institution Bulletin for Schools. The bulletin and booklet, which were published by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education …
MS 7352 Elementary calligraphy copy book
Has interlineal transcription into romanized Japanese and translation into English.
This accession consists of a reference set of Educator's Guide, formerly known as Resource Guide for Teachers (1989-1998) and Resource Guide for Educators (1999-2001), issued by the Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies (SCEMS). Earlier publications dating back to when SCEMS was known as the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education …
This accession consists of grant proposals submitted to the Educational Outreach Fund (EOF). The EOF was administered under the offices of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service, 1989-1992; the Assistant Secretary for Education and Public Service, 1992-1994; the Assistant Provost for Educational and Cultural Programs, 1994-1995; the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education …
Education Update Newsletter
This accession consists of a reference set of Education Update (Volume 1 through Volume 8, Number 3), a monthly newsletter documenting educational activities at the Smithsonian Institution. The newsletter was formerly known as The Green Bulletin (1992-1994), published by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education. Materials include newsletters. Some issues are missing.
This accession consists of films and videotapes related to educational programming. Productions include "Museums: Where Learning is Fun;" "Around the Clock at the Smithsonian;" "Museum: A Modern Urban Dilemma;" "Communication: It's More Than Sound;" and "Leaf Making: Or the Secret Life of Museum Plants." "Museums: Where Learning is Fun" was …