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MCANDREW, GORDON L.
THE NORTH CAROLINA ADVANCEMENT SCHOOL, A RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL FOR UNDERACHIEVING EIGHTH-GRADE STUDENTS OF AVERAGE OR ABOVE AVERAGE POTENTIAL, TRIES TO CORRECT EDUCATIONAL DEFICIENCIES, TO EQUIP STUDENTS WITH SKILLS AND ATTITUDES NEEDED TO APPRAISE THEMSELVES, AND TO JUDGE THEIR CHANCES FOR FUTURE SCHOOLING AND OCCUPATIONAL SUCCESS. ANOTHER AIM IS TO…
Descriptors: Counseling Services, Elementary Education, Newsletters, Residential Programs
Buford, Constance W.; McAndrew, Gordon L. – Executive Educator, 1983
Describes the development of a program to improve school productivity in Richland County (South Carolina) School District One. Lists the program's six criteria, involving reading and mathematics test performance, teacher and student attendance, and parent and student attitudes. Presents the results of the program's first year. (RW)
Descriptors: Attendance, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Attitudes