ERIC Number: ED061887
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
New Career Ladders in Social Welfare. Report of Annual Evaluation Workshop Conference (2nd, June 9-11, 1971).
Moore, Jean E.; And Others
New Career Ladders in Social Welfare is a program within the School of Social Administration at Temple University, it enables persons with academic deficiencies, economic or other disadvantages to enter the Undergraduate Social Welfare Department. The program leads to the Bachelor of Social Welfare degree and is open to those who demonstrate an interest in Social Welfare through either voluntary or paid experiences in the field of human services. The present document is a report on the Second Annual Evaluation Conference of the program. The report is based on 2 sources: (1) there is data available in tape recordings of all the session of the 3-day conference, augmented by statements prepared by recorders in attendance at the various sessions; and (2) there is data available from responses to semantic-differential questionnaires that were completed by the students who participated in the conference. Major areas of conference concern include agency-school relationships and job possibilities, problems of credit for work and life experiences, problems of academic deficiencies, and support services and financial aid. (Author/HS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.; Pennsylvania State Dept. of Public Welfare, Harrisburg.
Authoring Institution: Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA. School of Social Administration.