Mass Media and the Classroom Teacher

de Roche, Edward F.
February 1968
Education;Feb/Mar1968, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p252
Academic Journal
The article discusses the effectiveness of mass media as teaching aids and devices in the classroom. The role of teachers in the classroom also ascertain the effectiveness of using mass media in the educational system. The utilization of such resources can have an impact not only for acquisition of knowledge, but of greater importance the development of proper attitudes and values. The major reason behind the importance and essential role of mass media in the teaching-learning process is the undeniable fact that they have relevance to the learners and that their impact motivates the learner to put forth much greater effort.


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