Accession Number:

ADA126352

Title:

Study of Effectiveness of Army Continuing Education System

Descriptive Note:

Research note

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE COLUMBUS DIV OH

Report Date:

1981-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

154.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the research was to evaluate the impact of participation in the Army Continuing Education System ACES upon soldier performance. Four ACES programs were selected for evaluation Basic Skills Education Program I, Literacy Phase BSEP I-Lit Basic Skills Program I English as a Second Language BSEP I-ESL Skill Development - General Vocational- Technical Vo-Tech and Veterans Educational Assistance Program VEAP. Independent, dependent and control variables were selected and sample sizes were determined. Sources for obtaining the variable data were identified, including computerized sources and four installations were selected for manual collection of Vo-Tech data. A methodology was designed for the collection, storage and management of data. A comparative statistical analysis of the results was not completed due to problems encountered in accessing, obtaining and processing computerized and manual soldier performance data. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE