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Use of television frequencies for educational purposes.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.

Use of television frequencies for educational purposes.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Television in education

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    Ernest W. McFarland, chairman of subcommittee.

    StatementHearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-second Congress, first session, pursuant to S. Res. 127, a resolution to investigate television programing trends and policies with respect to public service and educational programs. May 31, 1951.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1044.7 .U5 1951d
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6105391M
    LC Control Number51060973
    OCLC/WorldCa4224711

      Television is an easy & cheap source of entertainment, By watching international news, we are kept informed and up-to-date with breaking news around the world, but more use of television may increase the electricity bill, The advertisers often target the kids, the children see ab ads per year on television alone, including ads for.   Introduction. Television (TV), as one of the popular and most effective media, plays a major role in formation of behaviors, beliefs, emotions, and individual personality as well as social relationships ().Watching TV is a main hobby in people’s lives and has notable impacts on all age groups, particularly children and adolescents ().Due to the expanded use of TV, families need to improve.

    To many people the major purpose of television could not be depending on a single program. In my opinion, TV is a tool for education and entertainment as well. Natural science programs. To other educators and to a small band of determined laity, educational television is a movement to salvage some part of this printing of the air for systematic use in and out of the schoolroom.

    The non-profit agency, Screenrights, licenses educational institutions to copy material from television, and plays an essential role in the use of television in the classroom. Screenrights also licenses all Government and most independent schools, as well as TAFEs and universities, to 'communicate' copied programs for educational purposes. Now we have some questions about general patterns of television use in your household. Please ask others who live there for help or information when you need it. In some households, the TV is on all the time whether someone is watching or listening to it or not. In other households, the TV is only on when someone is watching or listening to it.


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Use of television frequencies for educational purposes by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Educational television or learning television is the use of television programs in the field of distance may be in the form of individual television programs or dedicated specialty channels that is often associated with cable television in the United States as Public, educational, and government access (PEG) channel providers.

There are also adult education programs for an older. Get this from a library. Use of television frequencies for educational purposes. Hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-second Congress, first session, pursuant to S.

Res.a resolution to investigate television programing trends and policies with respect to public service and educational programs. The Pan-American television frequencies are different for terrestrial and cable television systems. Terrestrial television channels are divided into two bands: the VHF band which comprises channels 2 through 13 and occupies frequencies between 54 through MHz, and the UHF band, which comprises channels 14 through 51 and occupies frequencies between and MHz.

Notes. MHz (channels ) - UHF-T Band used for private land mobile radio in certain areas.; 2. MHz (channel 37) - Reserved for radio astronomy.

Audio, video and pilot frequencies are for reference only. MHz (channels ) - Lower MHz band. TV stations will vacate this band. Used by various wireless and broadband networks. Pursuant to Section of the Communications Act, local franchising authorities may require cable operators to set aside channels for public, educational, or governmental ("PEG") use.

Public access channels are available for use by the general public. They are usually administered either by the cable operator or by a third party designated by the franchising authority.

Television is used as an educational device as it present educational programs to the watchers which are nice channels to learn from. Children can learn important values about themselves and life, from the various programs that they view on television.

Religious television channels also help in teaching of spirituality amongst its faithful. Television has been given considerable importance in many countries as a source and a tool of teaching.

The success stories of using television for education in many countries has negated the concept that television is basically on entertainment oriented medium and it is hostile to thoughts. Television is adaptable and can follow different approaches when used in the different educational.

7 Benefits of Watching TV. TV can help kids learn about a variety of subjects. If there’s a subject your child enjoys, more likely than not, there is a TV show, movie, or educational DVD that explores the subject in might even be surprised to find out how many kids watch and love educational shows aimed at adults.

A television Radio Frequency (RF) channel is allocated 6 MHz of bandwidth for over-the-air transmission in the VHF or UHF frequency band.

The VHF band has 12 RF channels (). The band is sometimes subdivided into VHF-Lo (channels ), and VHF-Hi (channels ).

The UHF band originally had 70 RF channels (). Channel 37 is reserved for radio astronomy leaving 69 UHF Tv RF channels. Q: Do children who don't watch TV do better in school than those who do.

A: The answer depends on socioeconomic factors, including the current income of the household and the educational and economic history of the caregivers. For the middle class, it can be said that increased viewing does correlate with lower grades in school, but for children from poorer families, the opposite is true: the.

Educational Television in the world today has made great advances worldwide in forging inventive applications. There have been many success stories of using television for education in many countries which has outlined the concept that television is basically not just an entertainment oriented medium and it is hostile to thoughts.

Television - Television - Principles of television systems: A television system involves equipment located at the source of production, equipment located in the home of the viewer, and equipment used to convey the television signal from the producer to the viewer.

The purpose of all of this equipment, as stated in the introduction to this article, is to extend the human senses of vision and.

Business, industry, and government also use audiovisual materials for training and informational purposes. The growth of educational television and multimedia computer programs has greatly expanded the concept of audiovisual education. In the Federal Communications Commission reserved the first channels for public educational purposes.

If you’re a teacher, you should know if and when you may legally record educational TV programs and use them in your classroom.

As educators find that books and lectures don’t impress or excite today’s image-saturated youth, televisions and big-screen monitors are becoming as common in the classroom as blackboards. Once TV's purposes were cultural, democratic and economic.

This was a sustainable argument when telly was special - one and then two channels in. In it, you will learn how to use a teleprompter, general studio basics and how to make your appearance ready for the camera.

Advantages of TV. Let’s look at some of the best reasons to watch television. It Can Be Educational ; Out of all the channels out there, many of them have educational programming that can benefit you and your family. Fair use is a legal doctrine that says you can reuse copyright-protected material under certain circumstances without the copyright owner's permission.

In the United States, only a court can decide what qualifies as fair use. Courts rely on four factors to decide fair use on a case-by-case basis, including: The purpose and character of the use. Answer (1 of 17): Television has a number of uses. First of all, it makes it possible for us to see what is happening far away.

In our homes we watch on television, films or events taking place in other cities, countries and other continents. The artificial satellites have made it possible to watch events in other countries directly. Television is a very fine medium of entertainment.

As per the report released on 25th Septemberby the Week magazine, 90% of the school students prefer books over the television for educational purposes.

Thus books have an edge over television. Television programmes are aimed to entertain people when there are very few educative channels for students. Educational TV programs encourage children to try new things.

For example, a TV show about creative fun can inspire a child to try something new with clay, paints, or paper. Likewise, a documentary about famous scientists, artists, and other public figures can also inspire them to do good deeds or achieve something big in life. Social quality in education 2.

Enhance quality in education 3. Reduce dependency on verbal teaching and teachers 4. Provide flexibility of time and space in learning.

5. Stimulates learning 6. Provide mass education opportunities. 5. • Teacher can use Television in the classroom to satisfy a variety of objectives like: 1.Television programs also provide students with realistic conversation and dialogues, which aid listening skills by offering a diverse range of accents for the students to hear.

Another advantage is that the majority of TV programs use relatively simple language; otherwise they provide the viewers with a clear explanation. Television can be used in a number of ways to add that all-important.Communications Commission (FCC) set aside television frequencies for noncommercial educational purposes in ' Three decades earlier, the Federal Radio Commission (FRC) had asserted a need for broadcast-ing to serve a common good for the broad public and civic interest.2 Dur-ing the s, nonnetworked educational radio stations were.