ERIC Number: ED023769
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
Reference Count: 0
A Two-Year Report on the Experimental Freshman Year Program. Chapter III, Procedures.
Kibler, Robert J., Ed.
This chapter outlines the procedures followed in an experimental program for low-achievers during their freshman year at Southern Illinois University. Specifically described are the experimental design, selection of subjects, and the treatment according to the experimental, control, and norm groups. In addition, the sample group is described in terms of attitudes, background, sex differences, and performance on the American College Test battery. Appended are copies of various letters distributed to persons involved in the program and a detailed description of the interview and testing procedures. (For other chapters of this report, see UD 005309, UD 005310, UD 006858, UD 006859, and UD 006861.) (LB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, College Admission, College Freshmen, College Programs, Control Groups, Curriculum Design, Data, Educational Research, Educational Testing, Experimental Groups, Experimental Programs, Interviews, Low Achievement, Research Design, Selection, Student Characteristics, Underachievement
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale.
Identifiers: ACT Assessment; Experimental Freshman Year Program; Southern Illinois University