ERIC Number: EJ499505
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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How Do We Talk about Higher Education's Relationship to the Schools?
Boyer, Ernest L.
Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum, v5 n2 p7-15 Fall 1994
Higher education's responsibilities to the nation's schools include becoming active partners in making children "school ready," meeting the needs of teachers in elementary and secondary education through education and new research, increasing school accountability by reexamining the outcomes of formal education, and improving teacher status. (JB)
Descriptors: College Role, College School Cooperation, Educational Assessment, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Responsibility, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary Schools, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Outcomes of Education, Professional Continuing Education, School Community Relationship, School Readiness, School Responsibility, Secondary School Teachers, Secondary Schools, Social Status, Urban Universities
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Note: Theme Issue: "Metropolitan Universities and the Schools."