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ERIC Number: ED328129
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Aug-6
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Proposal To Implement a Penn State Educational Partnership Program in Cooperation with the School District of the City of Erie, Pennsylvania.
Rodriguez, Joseph
This paper proposes a cooperative program between Pennsylvania State University (PSU) and Erie (Pennsylvania) Public Schools to encourage at-risk secondary school students to stay in school and aspire to a college education. The program involves the staged implementaiton of the following components: (1) an after-school "academy" to provide daily tutoring, socialization, field trips, and speakers; (2) a mentoring program using volunteers from local businesses; (3) a family literacy program; (4) efforts to encourage parental involvement and educational awareness; (5) a summer math/science on-campus program at PSU's Behrend campus; (6) a summer camp program for high-risk middle school students; and (7) inservice and summer programs for teachers. Budget information is included. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Erie City School District, PA.