ERIC Number: EJ878240
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
Facilitating University Engagement with Schools
Weerts, David J.
Metropolitan Universities, v18 n4 p67-86 2007
During the past decade, leaders of university engagement have strived to create reciprocal relationships between their campuses and the external partners they serve. Relying on a knowledge flow theoretical framework, this article examines the concept of university engagement in the context of school-university partnerships. Challenges and opportunities for promoting university engagement with schools are illustrated through a case study analysis. Recommendations for improving university-school partnerships are presented in the context of metropolitan universities.
Descriptors: College School Cooperation, Urban Universities, Participation, Partnerships in Education, Case Studies
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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