ERIC Number: EJ499508
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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School-College Partnerships in Institutional Strategy.
Smith, Robert B.
Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum, v5 n2 p33-42 Fall 1994
Weber State University (WSU) in Utah adopted, as part of its mission, increased collaboration with schools to influence the quality of precollege education. Sixteen formal partnerships with local teachers and school districts have affected interactions among faculty, sense of institutional mission, public perceptions of WSU and the professional lives of local teachers. (JB)
Descriptors: College Faculty, College Role, College School Cooperation, Community Relations, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Quality, Educational Strategies, Elementary Schools, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Institutional Mission, Organizational Objectives, Partnerships in Education, Program Effectiveness, Public Opinion, Public School Teachers, Resource Centers, Secondary Schools, Urban Areas, Urban Universities
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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