ERIC Number: ED267835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Special Services Project: Rockland Community College, 1980-81.
Martin, Margaret R.; And Others
Rockland Community College's Special Services Project (SSP) provides supplemental instructional and counseling services for educationally and economically disadvantaged students in the College Skills Program, remedial/developmental program, and the English as a Second Language (ESL) program. This report focuses on the first year (1980-81) of the second cycle of the project (1980-84), providing information on clientele characteristics, program sites, needs assessment, curriculum development, counseling, staff development, student outcomes, and program evaluation. The bulk of the report consists of appendices, including: (1) a typology of SSP students; (2) a revised contract for educational services; (3) a list of curriculum projects undertaken during the year; (4) a revised taxonomy of new materials for teaching and counseling; (5) a sample communication skills contract; (6) a basic mathematics pre-test/post-test; and (7) materials concerning the College Skills Festival. (EJV)
Descriptors: Achievement Gains, Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Counseling, Educational Testing, English (Second Language), Instructional Materials, Outcomes of Education, Performance Contracts, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Remedial Programs, Student Placement, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rockland Community Coll., Suffern, NY.
Note: For related documents, see JC 860 099-104.