ERIC Number: ED058591
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Handbook of Instructions for Conducting Follow-Up Studies of High School Graduates. Book I.
Donaldson, Evelyn T. Comp.; And Others
This handbook is designed to enable high schools to conduct follow-up studies on their graduates for 5 years after graduation. The information gathered should give schools pertinent data about: (1) post high school activities of graduates; (2) reactions of graduates to counseling and guidance opportunities; (3) reactions of graduates to educational opportunities following high school graduation; and (4) reactions of graduates to the entire school community and its influence on them while in high school and after leaving. Also, the gathered information should help teachers, counselors, and administrators to identify needed innovations and modifications in the curriculum and guidance services. Sections of the handbook include: (1) objectives and organization of the follow-up study; (2) methodology; (3) analysis of results; (4) questionnaires to be used; (5) sample letters to graduates; and (6) coding instructions for the questionnaires. (TA)
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Authoring Institution: Palo Alto Unified School District, CA.; Sequoia Union High School District, Redwood City, CA.