ERIC Number: ED038194
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Impacts of Educational Change Efforts in Appalachia.
Donohew, Lewis; Parker, Joanne M.
The purpose of this document was to gather information on the effects of recent developments and improvements in educational programs in Appalachia. The presentation is primarily intended for teachers, administrators, members of school boards of education, and others involved in educational projects in the Appalachian region. The paper focuses on all kinds of efforts put forth to educate people of Appalachia, not just efforts of formal educational systems. Organization of the paper follows a model of change in which the authors discuss the Appalachian setting and inputs for change which have been introduced and then attempt to assess the impact of various programs of the life-styles of individuals and on the institutional structures. Notes and a reference list are included. (AN)
Descriptors: Adults, Agency Role, Attitude Change, Behavior Change, Change Agents, Community Action, Cultural Influences, Educational Development, Educational Improvement, Intervention, Leadership, Rural Areas, Social Systems, Youth
Duplicating Service, New Mexico State University, P. O. Box 3-CB, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Las Cruces, NM.