ERIC Number: ED063118
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Science Education News, April 1972, Nontraditional Learning.
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.
This issue of "Science Education News" is concerned with nontraditional approaches to college-level education. Recent trends and new programs representing examples of innovative learning are presented by these six articles: The Prospects for Nontraditional Study; Accreditation of Nontraditional Study Programs; New York Regents External Degree; The British Open University; Minnesota Metropolitan State College; and The University Without Walls. As a supplement to the descriptions of 13 science teaching societies contained in the December, 1971 issue (SE 013 143), the current issue reports on two additional organizations: National Council for Geographic Education and Associated Organization for Teacher Education. An annotated list of recent publications with six entries is included. (PR)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), College Programs, Educational Innovation, Educational Trends, Experimental Colleges, Individualized Instruction, Innovation, Instructional Innovation, Program Descriptions, Science Education
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Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.