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Developmental Studies Programs

Scope Note: 
Comprehensive programs with both cognitive and affective components designed to develop the learning and academic skills and the attitudes toward self and others needed to enter and succeed at postsecondary institutions (Note: Do not confuse with "Developmental Programs," which prior to Mar80, was frequently used for "Developmental Studies Programs")
Category: Educational Process: Classroom Perspectives
Broader Terms
Developmental Programs
Narrower Terms
Related Terms
Academic Support Services
At Risk Students
Basic Skills
Basic Writing
College Preparation
Compensatory Education
Educationally Disadvantaged
Individual Development
Remedial Programs
Skill Development
Transitional Programs
Added to ERIC: 3/5/1980