ERIC Number: ED067733
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Off Campus High School Evaluation. Research Report.
Bellevue Public Schools, WA.
This document describes an alternative high school program developed to provide a continuing educational opportunity for students who had discontinued their education prior to high school graduation. Data collection focus provided comprehensive information about (1) the characteristics of students and applicants, (2) the degree to which the program has been accomplishing its objectives, (3) the nature and effectiveness of curriculum and other strategies, (4) the attitudes of people directly involved, (5) costs, (6) other outcomes, (7) implications, and (8) recommendations. Evaluation procedures included analyzing student records; procuring sample student histories; administering questionnaires to applicants, students, staff, former counselors, former students, and parents; analyzing the curriculum; comparing pre- and post-tests in reading; and analyzing student performance in respect to regularity of attendance, number of credits earned, number graduating, and post school activity. Objectives, strategies, and the content of survey questionnaires are detailed. (Author/EA)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Continuation Students, Dropouts, Goal Orientation, Graduation Requirements, High Schools, Individualized Instruction, Learning Disabilities, Nontraditional Education, Off Campus Facilities, Parent Attitudes, Program Evaluation, Reading Improvement, Self Concept, Student Attitudes, Student Characteristics, Student Needs, Student Teacher Relationship
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bellevue Public Schools, WA.
Note: A publication of the Research Office of the Planning Department