ERIC Number: ED119549
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Equality of Access in Postsecondary Education. A Report from the Conference.
About 150 educators, administrators, and officials of public and private educational agencies took part in three days of discussions that focused on equal opportunity and the related issues of: (1) access, placement, and retention; (2) black colleges; (3) standardized tests; (4) needed change in white attitudes; (5) open admissions; (6) alternatives to admission testing; (7) access and recommendations for increased access to graduate and professional school; (8) access to private education; (9) educational finance and equal opportunity. Recommendations were made. Participants to the conference took away new resources to help solve the problems and resolve the conflicts surrounding the issue of equal educational opportunity. (Author/KE)
Descriptors: Admission (School), Attitude Change, Black Colleges, Black Students, Conference Reports, Educational Finance, Educational Opportunities, Enrollment Rate, Equal Education, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Nondiscriminatory Education, Open Enrollment, Racial Discrimination, Recruitment, Student Placement
Southern Education Foundation, 811 Cypress Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 20208 (free)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Southern Education Foundation, Atlanta, GA.
Note: Proceedings of the Conference on Equality of Access in Higher Education (Atlanta, Georgia, July 17-19, 1975)