ERIC Number: ED189533
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
The Learning Laboratory. The Door--A Center of Alternatives. Services Research Monograph Series.
Mai, Laraine M.; And Others
This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Learning Laboratory project, an exploratory study of an alternative education model designed to help drug-abusing adolescents. The materials address: (1) the facility, materials, staff, and activities of the program; (2) the curriculum, basic skills workshops, language classes, field trips, and counseling sessions; (3) the six modes of client evaluation; (4) client characteristics; (5) program effectiveness reflected by client educational progress, involvement, and drug use change; and (6) criteria used to predict success and failure of the participants. Recommendations, areas of continued problems, a bibliography, and statistical appendices are also provided. (HLM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: International Center for Integrative Studies, New York, NY.