ERIC Number: EJ593347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Shriver Center: Lessons in the Creation of a Setting.
Martello, John S.; Price, James R., III
Universities and Community Schools, v5 n1-2 p72-78 Fall-Win 1997
The Shriver Center at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, is designed to create and manage new educational settings that enable the university, students, and community to pursue common goals. The Center and two programs (a partnership with community middle schools, and a program enabling former Peace Corps workers to address the challenges of the contemporary city) are profiled. (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Role, College School Cooperation, Community Involvement, Educational Change, Educational Innovation, Higher Education, Middle Schools, Partnerships in Education, Program Descriptions, School Community Relationship
Center for Community Partnerships, Penn Program for Public Service, University of Pennsylvania, 133 South 36th St., Ste. 519, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3246; (215) 898-5351.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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