ERIC Number: ED429629
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-May
Reference Count: N/A
On the Edge of the New Millennium: The Learning Center. South Plains College 1998-99 Annual Report.
Platt, Gail M.
This report provides an overview of the Learning Center at South Plains College (Texas) during the 1998-99 academic year. Since its inception in 1980, the Learning Center has offered developmental courses, collegiate instruction in reading and human development, peer-tutoring, computer-aided instruction, independent-study opportunities, workshops and seminars, and a variety of learning assessments for students and prospective students. This document describes facets of the center, including its students, curriculum, instruction, faculty, physical facilities, intra-institutional relationships, external relationships, and process. Also included are detailed descriptions of activities and accomplishments of students who received academic support services and/or developmental education provided through the center. Following the descriptive narrative is a progress report on goals for the 1998-99 and 1999-2000 academic years. Appended are faculty performance reports and listings of the professional activities of the faculty and director of the Learning Center. Also attached are sample student evaluation forms concerning programs and services. Tables show the outcomes for students enrolled in developmental reading courses, TASP test performance, and other data detailing the academic experiences of students of South Plains College. (AS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Plains Coll., Levelland, TX. Learning Center.