ERIC Number: ED150906
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Federal Government's Relationship to the Nationally Recognized Accrediting Agencies.
Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Proceedings include: the keynote address (John Ellis); themes and questions on accreditation and institutional eligibility (David A. Trivett); the task force on futuristic Office of Education criteria for recognition (Samuel P. Martin); possible accreditation agency uses of the products of the Office of Education project on improving the consumer protection function in postsecondary education (Stephen M. Jung); improving the quality of education, developing the accreditation component (Samuel Hope); private accreditation, responsibilities of professional accreditation (Thomas J. Ginley); establishing a collegial, non-tension, working relationship (Gordon W. Sweet); the great probity debate (Thurston E. Manning); representation of public concerns (Jesse Ziegler); confidentiality and accreditation (Louis Heilbron); and syntheses (Carol Elkins, N. Edd Miller, Frank A. Tredinnick). (MSE)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Accrediting Agencies, Agency Cooperation, Confidentiality, Consumer Protection, Coordination, Educational Improvement, Educational Quality, Evaluation Criteria, Federal Government, Government Role, Professional Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Note: Proceedings of an invitational conference sponsored by the Advisory Committee on Accreditation and Institutional Eligibility and the Division of Eligibility and Agency Evaluation (Arlington, Virginia, June 1977)