ERIC Number: EJ1030731
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
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Measuring Campus Climate for Personal and Social Responsibility
Ryder, Andrew J.; Mitchell, Joshua J.
New Directions for Higher Education, n164 p31-48 Win 2013
Understanding institutional climate enhances decision-making capacity when planning new programs and improving learning environments on college campuses. This chapter defines climate, discusses the purpose and advantages of climate assessment, and identifies important factors to consider in planning and conducting a personal and social responsibility climate assessment, using the Personal and Social Responsibility Inventory as an example.
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Colleges, Social Responsibility, Evaluation Methods, Citizenship Responsibility, Program Development, School Culture
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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