ERIC Number: ED065916
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Urban Learning Environments, Opportunities, and Procedures.
Crenshaw, Joseph W.; Smith, Rodney P.
This chapter suggests procedures and alternative practices for the improvement of big city education. The authors (1) urge the importance of planning, (2) describe procedures for identifying and selecting promising alternative practices, (3) discuss the involvement of people in urban education, (4) identify emerging learning environments, (5) suggest ideas that offer alternatives to traditional schooling, and (6) outline strategies for improving education. (JF)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Citizen Participation, Community Involvement, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Learning Theories, Lifelong Learning, Nontraditional Education, Student Participation, Traditional Schools, Urban Education, Urban Environment, Urban Problems
Not available separately, only as part of complete publication: Revitalizing Education in the Big Cities, EA 004 481
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Improving State Leadership in Education, Denver, CO.; Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Note: Chapter 2 of EA 004 481, see above