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ERIC Number: ED014304
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun
Pages: 141
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DIMENSIONS OF CHANGES IN HIGHER EDUCATION, WORKSHOP CONFERENCES TO FOSTER INNOVATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION (1ST, MAGNOLIA MANOR, MASSACHUSETTS, MAY 19-23, 1966).
HAMLIN, WILL; PORTER, LAWRENCE C.
THIS CONFERENCE ON EXPERIMENTATION AND INNOVATION DEALT WITH THE FOLLOWING TOPICS--(1) "EXPERIMENTAL COLLEGES IN AMERICA," AN OVERVIEW OF THE DIFFICULTIES AND DANGERS OF INNOVATION, (2) "THE EXPERIMENTAL COLLEGE AT BERKELEY," DESCRIBING A "PROBLEMS" APPROACH TO AVOID THE "DOMINATION OF... THE ACADEMIC DISCIPLINE," (3) "THE LIBRARY-COLLEGE," STRESSING INDEPENDENT STUDENT LEARNING THROUGH THE USE OF LIBRARY-CENTERED PROJECTS, (4) "JUSTIN MORRILL COLLEGE AT MICHIGAN STATE," ON CONTROLLED DECENTRALIZATION, THE LIVING-LEARNING UNIT CONCEPT, (5) "OKALHOMA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE," WITH ITS FULLY ELECTRONIC LEARNING CENTER, (6) "MATERIALS FOR BETTER LEARNING," NEW COURSES STRESSING CERTAIN CONCEPTS AS A BASIS FOR INDEPENDENT STUDY, (7) "ATTACKING THE ISSUES," WITH A RECOMMENDATION FOR STUDYING STUDENTS AND THEIR DEVELOPMENT TO FORMULATE A TRUE THEORY OF LEARNING. PARTICIPANTS IN WORKSHOPS AND PANELS DISCUSSED THESE TOPICS, EXAMINING THE DIFFICULTIES AND REWARDS OF TRYING NEW PROGRAMS AND PROCEDURES. (HH)
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Authoring Institution: Union for Research and Experimentation in Higher Education, Yellow Springs, OH.
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