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The Resource Going to University from Care : Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project

Going to University from Care : Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project

Label
Going to University from Care : Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project
Title
Going to University from Care
Title remainder
Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is the final report of a study that investigated groups of young people entering higher education from a care background. It suggests ways of improving financial, practical and emotional support for these students
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Jackson, Sonia
Dewey number
362.730941
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2351.4 .G7 J33 20
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Ajayi, Sarah
  • Quigley, Margaret
Series statement
Issues in Practice
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  • Universities and colleges
  • Children
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Children
  • Universities and colleges
  • Great Britain
Label
Going to University from Care : Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Summary; List of tables and figures; 1. Introduction; 2. The research process; 3. The participants; 4. Care and education before university; 5. The experience of university; 6. Dropping out or hanging on; 7. Coming for overseas; 8. The local authority as corporate parent; 9. Widening participation; 10. Conclusions; 11. Recommendations; References; Appendix 1. the path from care to graduation; Appendix 2. By Degrees Advisory Group; Appendix 3. Universities and colleges attended by participants
  • Appendix 4. Publications and presentations by the By Degrees research team 2001-2004Appendix 5. Financial support for care leavers at university; Index
Control code
817894036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (93 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780854739493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817894036
Label
Going to University from Care : Report by the By Degrees Action Research Project
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; Summary; List of tables and figures; 1. Introduction; 2. The research process; 3. The participants; 4. Care and education before university; 5. The experience of university; 6. Dropping out or hanging on; 7. Coming for overseas; 8. The local authority as corporate parent; 9. Widening participation; 10. Conclusions; 11. Recommendations; References; Appendix 1. the path from care to graduation; Appendix 2. By Degrees Advisory Group; Appendix 3. Universities and colleges attended by participants
  • Appendix 4. Publications and presentations by the By Degrees research team 2001-2004Appendix 5. Financial support for care leavers at university; Index
Control code
817894036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (93 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780854739493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817894036

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