ERIC Number: ED051951
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Research for Better Schools; A Federal Projects Workshop for Educational Programs in Tennessee and Appalachia.
Achilles, Charles M.; Kelley, Paul
A conference on research for better schools was held to focus on the expressed needs of educators in Tennessee. The following discussion papers were provided to summarize available research data: Trends in Federal Programs for the 70's (RC 005 390); Review and Synthesis of Research on Vocational Education in Rural Areas (ED 034 632); Student Activism--An Overview (ED 045 250); The Volunteer--An Educational Resource (ED 048 981); Relationship of Power and Authority in Rural Areas (ED 048 980); A Planner's Reference Guide Relating to Socioeconomic Factors Within Appalachia as Applied to Public Education (ED 045 279); Rural and Small School Consolidation--Some Problems and Procedures (ED 048 979); Analysis of Attitudes Relative to Education in the Appalachian Region (ED 048 982); An Overview of Federal Programs and Their Impacts on Appalachia (ED 048 978); and Educational Innovations in Rural America (ED 045 241). Consultants were provided for group discussions and individual conferences. Summeries of the conference sessions are provided, as are participants' evaluations of the conference and discussion papers. (LS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. State Agency for Title I.
Authoring Institution: Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. Coll. of Education.
Note: Report on second Federal Projects Workshop Conference held at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, April 5-7, 1971