Other Documents of Interest:

The following additional links also may be helpful in understanding the concept of learning centeredness and its implications for CSUN:

 

"The Benefits of Eavesdropping," by James M. Lang, Chronicle for Higher Education (May 10, 2004)
Policy Center on the First Year of College (John N. Gardner, Executive Director): The Policy Center on the First Year of College has as its basic mission the improvement of the first college year through enhanced learning outcomes and the success of first-year students.
"The Challenge of Learning Communities as a Growing National Movement," by Barbara Leigh Smith, Co-Director National Learning Communities Project, Evergreen State College. From Peer Review (Fall 2001).
"Realizing the Potential of Learning Communities." Address by Barbara Leigh Smith, CO-Director National Learning Communities Project, Evergreen State College, to the Southwest Regional Learning Communities Conference on "Building Communities of Active Learners," Tempe, AZ (March 1, 2001).
Learning Community Commons: National Learning Communities Project (Barbara Leigh Smith, CO-Director)
   
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