ERIC Number: ED102284
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
A Better Chance: Tenth Anniversary Annual Report, 1973.
A Better Chance, Inc., Boston, MA.
This report is organized in seven parts. Part 1, "Where have all the students gone?" tells briefly the stories of some of the students from the first class--where they came from, where they have been, where they are heading now. Part 2, "Years of Challenge, Years of Change--A Better Chance: the first ten years," briefly summarizes the development of the program. Part 3, "Development Report," discusses the funding of the program and the role of volunteer associations. Part 4, "Public School Programs," focuses on the problems in establishing a new public school program. Part 5, "Student Services," summarizes the program's capacity to involve parents and the home community as well as to meet the personal needs of students. Part 6, "Program Activities," discusses the new orientation format, day schools, and recruitment. Part 7, "Appendices," includes tables pertaining to new students by year of entry, geographical background, total ABC enrollment by school year, racial background, socioeconomic background, career choices of ABC college graduates, history of expenditures, expenditures by source of funds, and expenditures by program area. Also included are lists of participating independent schools, special honors to ABC graduates, college and university enrollment of ABC graduates, and donors to A Better Chance as of September 30, 1973. (Author/JM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: A Better Chance, Inc., Boston, MA.