ERIC Number: ED038979
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Dec
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Improving Instruction in the Two-Year College: Proceedings of a Conference for Two-Year College Teams.
Appalachian State Univ., Boone, NC.
The proceedings of Appalachian State University's (North Carolina) conference on improving instruction in junior colleges are consolidated in this booklet. The following subjects are treated: (1) the role higher education plays in contributing to one's realization of the good life; (2) the need for clearly stated learning objectives and for a related, valid reward system for faculty and staff members; (3) the nature and implications of the newer instructional media for colleges; (4) the nature and importance of an inservice education program, required components for its development, and existing programs for community college administrators at North Carolina State University; (5) the improvement of instruction through group dynamics; (6) the nature and fulfillment of the needs of the 2-year college student; (7) the nature of the transfer problem and the findings of recent studies about transfer students; and (8) the socio-economic characteristics of occupational students in North Carolina community colleges, and changes needed in the college system in light of these characteristics. (JO)
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Authoring Institution: Appalachian State Univ., Boone, NC.