ERIC Number: EJ587474
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Building Learning Communities on Nonresidential Campuses.
Raymond, Richard C.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v26 n4 p393-405 May 1999
Describes how three faculty members created a learning community at a nonresidential campus by creating and teaching a linked block of three core-curriculum courses (Composition 1, Speech Communication, and Cultural Anthropology) for incoming freshman students. Relates first-day class activities, describes the linking of assignments and communal learning, and discusses assessment. Notes excellent student retention, and student and teacher enthusiasm. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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