ERIC Number: EJ936576
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
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Seven Lessons Learned from General Education Reform at Saint Mary's College
Incandela, Joseph M.
Liberal Education, v97 n1 p40-47 Win 2011
Saint Mary's College, a single-gender Catholic institution in northern Indiana with approximately 1,600 students, has just revised a general education curriculum that had been in place for nearly forty years. The board of trustees unanimously approved the new curriculum in April 2010. In this article, the author discusses seven key lessons learned along the way.
Descriptors: General Education, Educational Change, Formative Evaluation, Catholic Schools, Church Related Colleges, Single Sex Colleges, Curriculum Development, Change Strategies, Program Effectiveness, Performance Factors, College Administration, Educational Practices
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: Indiana