ERIC Number: ED267838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Special Services Project: Rockland Community College, 1983-1984.
Martin, Margaret R.; Chapline, Elaine B.
This report provides information on the final year (1983-84) of the second cycle (1980-1984) of Rockland Community College's Special Services Project (SSP), a program which provides supplemental instructional and counseling services for educationally and economically disadvantaged students through its College Skills Program, remedial/developmental program, and English as a Second Language (ESL) program. The report focuses on clientele characteristics, program sites, needs assessment, curriculum development, counseling services, staff development, student outcomes, and program evaluation. Appendices include: (1) a contract for educational services; (2) a list of 1982-83 curriculum projects; (3) a taxonomy and inventory of college skills instructional materials; (4) an evaluative report on the fall 1983 orientation for ESL students, and a copy of the ESL Student Handbook; and (5) promotional materials. (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 860 100-104.