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ERIC Number: ED017268
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Apr
Pages: 104
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JUNIOR COLLEGE--A REVOLUTION IN EDUCATION, REPORT OF A DIRECTED STUDIES CONFERENCE (CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, APRIL 13-14, 1967).
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Community Junior Colleges.; Southeastern Education Lab., Atlanta, GA.
THIS CONFERENCE WAS SPONSORED BY THE FLORIDA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, DIVISION OF COMMUNITY JUNIOR COLLEGES, IN COOPERATION WITH THE SOUTHEASTERN EDUCATION LABORATORY. IT COVERED (1) THE JUNIOR COLLEGE PHILOSOPHY OF PROVIDING AN OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL STUDENTS, (2) PROPOSALS TO DEVELOP A JUNIOR COLLEGE CURRICULUM ESPECIALLY FOR THE DISADVANTAGED, (3) A COLLEGE REMEDIAL READING PROGRAM, (4) THE REVOLUTION IN EDUCATION CAUSED BY CURRENT SOCIOLOGICAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES, (5) A GUIDED-STUDY PROGRAM WITH GROUP INSTRUCTION, (6) A DIRECTED-STUDY PROGRAM WITH INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION, (7) COUNSELING, BOTH GROUP AND INDIVIDUAL, AT MIAMI-DADE JUNIOR COLLEGE, AND (8) THE TOOLS OF COUNSELING IN CURRENT DIRECTED-STUDY PROGRAMS AT ST. PETERSBURG JUNIOR COLLEGE. THE CONFERENCE CONCLUDED WITH A PANEL DISCUSSION THAT TOUCHED BRIEFLY ON SUCH TOPICS AS FOLLOWUP AND EVALUATION DATA, THE GENERAL PROBLEMS OF GUIDED-STUDY PROGRAMS, VOLUNTARY OR REQUIRED DIRECTED-STUDY COURSES, STUDENT MOTIVATION AND LIMITATIONS, AND THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE JUNIOR COLLEGE TO DO ITS BEST FOR THOSE STUDENTS THAT THE SENIOR COLLEGES CANNOT HANDLE. (HH)
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Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Community Junior Colleges.; Southeastern Education Lab., Atlanta, GA.
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