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ERIC Number: ED016187
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1961-Sep
Pages: 45
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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DOCUMENTS AND INSTRUCTIONS OF THE ACCREDITING COMMISSION.
National Home Study Council, Washington, DC.
THE NATIONAL HOME STUDY COUNCIL, A VOLUNTARY MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION OF PRIVATE HOME STUDY SCHOOLS, HAS PUBLISHED UNDER ONE COVER THE DOCUMENTS AND INSTRUCTIONS OF ITS ACCREDITING COMMISSION. THE FIRST OF NINE DOCUMENTS STATES THE OBJECTIVES AND PROCEDURES FOR ACCREDITATION BY THE COUNCIL. IT EXPLAINS (1) HOW A SCHOOL SUBMITS AN APPLICATION FOR ACCREDITATION, GOES THROUGH A SELF-EVALUATION, AND SUBMITS REPORTS OF THAT EVALUATION, (2) HOW THE EXAMINING COMMITTEE VISITS THE SCHOOL, GATHERS ADDITIONAL DATA, STIMULATES IDEAS FOR IMPROVEMENT WHEREVER POSSIBLE AND MAKES A FACTUAL REPORT TO THE ACCREDITING COMMISSION, AND (3) HOW THE ACCREDITING COMMISSION ASSEMBLES OTHER DATA FROM SOURCES SUCH AS STUDENTS, GRADUATES, AND GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES, AND MEETS TO CONSIDER THE REPORTS AND TAKE ACTION. OTHER DOCUMENTS INCLUDED ARE THE APPLICATION FOR ACCREDITATION, A RATING FORM FOR EXAMINERS AND SUBJECT SPECIALIST REVIEWERS, A GUIDE TO SELF-EVALUATION, A REQUEST FOR EXAMINING COMMITTEE VISIT, INSTRUCTIONS FOR STUDIES OF STUDENT PROGRESS, A SCHEDULE FOR PAYING FEES, AND THE ANNUAL REPORT BY MEMBER SCHOOLS. ALSO INCLUDED ARE STATEMENTS OF OBJECTIVES AND PROCEDURES, STANDARDS FOR ACCREDITING THE SCHOOLS, RESPONSIBILITIES OF MEMBERS OF EXAMINING COMMITTEES, AND HOW THE ACCREDITING COMMISSION RECEIVES AND ACTS UPON APPLICATIONS. (RT)
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Authoring Institution: National Home Study Council, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: NATIONAL HOME STUDY COUNCIL