ERIC Number: ED080080
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-May
Reference Count: 0
Shaw University's University Without Walls of Boston. Research and Development Report.
Moore, Prentis M.
This report gives a summary of the work and methods conducted by a study group at the University Without Walls (UWW) of Boston, June 1972-May 1973. Section II discusses some of the outstanding qualities that characterize UWW students. The backgrounds that influence their education experiences as higher education students and set them apart from traditional continuing education students is examined. Section III enumerates various aspects of the educational program, suggests the direction of needed changes in alternative education programs and outlines some of the project's efforts. Emphasis is placed on a community resources survey, community resources utilized, procedure for research team, and research and development. Appendices include the hearing before the general subcommittee of education, research and development, and additional supportive material. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: University Without Walls of Boston, Roxbury, MA.