Educational planning within over-all development planning
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)Dartigue, Maurice;
United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa. African Institute for Economic Development and Planning(IDEP);
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The final report of the conference of African states on the development of education in Africa contains the following definition of educational planning: Planning of education is concerned both with governmental and private activities in order to have adequate education by stages and within defined goals, offering each individual a better chance to realize his potentialities and to make his most effective contribution to the country's social and economic development. A recent report on an exploratory study on the inter-disciplinary team approach to educational planning contains the following statement: “Educational planning is defined as the designing of a national education system directed to realistic educational goals, responsive to manpower needs, geared to national resources for educational expenditures, and fully integrated with total national development planning".
Citation“Dartigue, Maurice; United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa. African Institute for Economic Development and Planning(IDEP) (1964-07). Educational planning within over-all development planning. Dakar. © UN. IDEP. ”
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