ERIC Number: ED061376
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Mar
Reference Count: 0
College Careers Program Evaluation.
Richardson, Curtis; Dentler, Robert A.
An evaluation by the Center for Urban Education of the College Careers Program (CCP), operated by the College Careers Fund of Westchester, Inc., CCP is designed to identify, recruit, motivate, and place educationally "disadvantaged" young adults in carefully selected institutions of higher learning and to provide them with all necessary support, financial and other, to sustain them in school. This report deals with: (1) research design and procedures; (2) the targeted areas in the Westchester school district; (3) the problem of vocational education as an alternative response to the needs of disadvantaged youth; (4) a description of the CCP; (5) results of the evaluation; and, (6) summary and recommendations. Also included are appendices containing remedial programs in many New England communities and a listing of institutions of higher learning attended by College Careers participants in 1969-70. (Author/SB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Urban Education, New York, NY.
Identifiers: New York; New York (Westchester County)