ERIC Number: ED109111
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jul-31
Reference Count: N/A
Evaluating the Teacher Center Pilots: The Third Annual Report, 1974-1975. Volume 2, Bay Area Learning Center.
Covert, Robert W.
This three-part report provides an analysis of the California Bay Area Learning Center (BALC). Part 1 provides (a) a network design to illustrate the major project components and their interrelationships, (b) a series of component descriptions listing the primary resources and project activities, and (c) a list of project objectives. Part 2 examines the survey conducted to determine the impact of the project. This section discusses the purpose of the survey, explains the types of information that were sought and how the data were gathered, and summarizes the survey results. Part 3 contains a general discussion of the results of the survey, and applies them to the following project objectives: (a) interdistrict participation on a regular basis by staff members in as many BALC activities as desired at either of the staff development centers; and (b) the union and involvement of parents, classroom teachers, and supportive district staff in program development in order to meet the needs of individual districts, schools, and pupils. This section also discusses the impact of the Student and Teacher Access to Resources and Training Center (START). The following two appendixes dealing with BALC and START are attached: (a) 1975 impact survey instruments, and (b) tables of computer data. (JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Univ., Charlottesville. Evaluation Research Center.
Identifiers - Location: California