ERIC Number: EJ603375
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Dual-Enrollment Programs: Legislation Helps High School Students Enroll in College Courses.
McCarthy, Carol Rohrer
Journal of Secondary Gifted Education, v11 n1 p24-32 Fall 1999
This article discusses allowing high school students to enroll simultaneously in high school and college courses. Controversial issues surrounding dual enrollment are considered including: shifting control for educational decisions, awarding course credit and grades, and reallocating tax dollars for tuition. Factors in developing a student's K-16 seamless transition are considered. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Descriptors: Acceleration (Education), College Credits, College School Cooperation, Dual Enrollment, Eligibility, Financial Support, Gifted, High School Students, High Schools, Higher Education, Program Development, Shared Resources and Services, State Regulation, Talent Development, Transitional Programs
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Educational Programs and Options for Gifted Secondary Students: Practice and Research.