ERIC Number: EJ484646
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Implications of a Peer Telephone Network on Adult Learner GPA and Retention.
Vanderpool, Nancy M.; Brown, Wayne E.
Journal of College Student Development, v35 n2 p125-28 Mar 1994
Developed peer-led telephone support and advising network for adult learners at one university. Peer leaders (n=22) contacted total of 116 new students with 3 calls each during first semester. Adult learners in telephone program were retained at level greater than those in control group. Two groups did not differ significantly in grade point averages. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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