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  Articulation (education) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In education, articulation or more specifically course articulation, refers to the process of comparing the content of courses that are transferred between postsecondary institutions such as colleges or universities.
Course articulation should be differentiated from the process of acceptance by one institution of earned credit, from another institution, as applicable towards its degree requirements, i.e.
Course articulation may be done on an ad hoc basis when a student actually wishes to transfer or pursuant to existing course-to-course comparison data or more formal articulation agreements.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Articulation_(education)   (247 words)

 Strategic Alliance: Articulation
Articulation refers to a partnership that smoothes the transition from high school to higher education, reduces redundancy in the curriculum or student learning, and, most importantly, helps students understand that high school is not necessarily an educational terminal point.
Vertical articulation is the focus here, where a process is created for coordinating and interrelating programs across different levels, for example, secondary, 11 and 12, to community college, 13 and 14, and then community college, 13 and 14, into university, 15 and 16.
When they extended articulation beyond the traditional course or discipline content by and across levels, they began to understand that learning considerations extended well beyond the “what” to the “how,” and that particular strategies, processes, and procedures could enhance or hinder teaching and learning across levels.
www.ceet.niu.edu /orgs/nsfstali/Articulation.htm   (5544 words)

 Division of Career Education
Articulation agreements provide a systematic, seamless student transition process from secondary to postsecondary (community colleges) education that maximizes the use of resources and minimizes content duplication.
Traditionally, the emphasis with articulation agreements has been to provide students with as many hours of college credit as possible, not accounting for what students know and are able to do.
Therefore, it was suggested by both secondary and postsecondary career-technical education administrators to establish criteria for statewide articulation agreements that demonstrate what students know and are able to do.
dese.mo.gov /divcareered/articulation_agreements.htm   (222 words)

 ED329808 1991-00-00 Tech Prep. ERIC Digest No. 108.
Tech prep, an articulation partnership between secondary vocational-technical schools and postsecondary institutions, is a model developed to help people prepare for careers in today's society--careers that demand a technical knowledge unheard of 25 years ago.
It is an articulation effort that involves the coordination of curricula across two or more institutions to ensure that graduates possess the prerequisite knowledge and skill required for employment in a chosen occupation.
Many noteworthy articulation arrangements and programs are in operation (or in the initiation phase) at high schools and community colleges across the country.
www.thememoryhole.org /edu/eric/ed329808.html   (1552 words)

 Improving Transfer and Articulation Policies. ERIC Digest.
Articulation refers to the services provided for students transferring throughout higher education, including formulas developed to exchange credits, courses, and curriculums.
This Digest examines transfer and articulation in relation to the changing mission of the community college and the multiplicity of methodologies employed to assess transfer rates.
Collaboration was in evidence when the Illinois Board of Higher Education worked to develop a general education curriculum in communications, math, humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, and physical and life sciences.
www.ericdigests.org /1998-3/transfer.html   (1483 words)

 Welcome to the Missouri Department of Higher Education Website MDHE
Effective transfer and articulation is based upon inter- and intra-institutional communication, a mutual respect for institutional integrity, a high degree of flexibility, procedures for identifying problems, a mechanism for implementing appropriate solutions, regular and systematic review of policies, and a timely and orderly process for change.
Through general education, the academy equips students for success in their specialized areas of study and for fulfilled lives as educated persons, as active citizens, and as effective contributors to their own prosperity and to the general welfare.
In the state of Missouri, all public institutions of higher education and each independent or proprietary institution that is signatory to the statewide credit transfer policy must agree that the general education achievements of students who succeed in discharging their obligations are wholly transferable in terms both of graduation credit and of real competencies.
www.dhe.mo.gov /mdhe/boardbook2content.jsp?id=241   (9564 words)

 Heart of Ohio Tech Prep
Articulation is a process where two or more educational institutions work together to establish the conditions and terms that allow successful transition of students from high school to college/post-secondary education.
Articulation agreements are the "bridge" that authenticates and connects the "2+2" seamless components of Tech Prep high-school-to-college programs.
Articulation agreements may contain a special form for requesting college credit or for requesting to take a college proficiency test to earn credit for a course.
www.cscc.edu /Techprep/ARTICULATION.htm   (1307 words)

 ASHA: Q & A about Articulation Problems
Articulation is the process by which sounds, syllables, and words are formed when your tongue, jaw, teeth, lips, and palate alter the air stream coming from the vocal folds.
Articulation problems may result from physical handicaps, such as cerebral palsy, cleft palate.
As most articulation problems can be helped regardless of a person's age, but the longer the problem persists, the harder it is to change.
www.kidsource.com /ASHA/articulation.html   (689 words)

 General Education Board Charter
The General Education Board membership will be composed of the chairs of each of the articulation boards with the General Education chair to be elected from among the members of the General Education Board.
The General Education Board Chair is responsible for maintaining records of all articulation board decisions, and for activating those decisions by reporting them to CPC, FSEC, and the Dean of the University College, as well as placing them on the General Education Board website, and confirming proper notification of articulation decisions to other UH campuses.
The chair of the General Education Board will be elected by a majority of the board members at the last meeting of each academic year to serve for the succeeding academic year.
honolulu.hawaii.edu /intranet/articulation/charter.html   (972 words)

 ED282095 1987-00-00 Articulation between Secondary or Postsecondary Vocational Education Programs and Proprietary ...
Because of their for-profit nature, proprietary schools are frequently held in low esteem and regarded with skepticism by members of the educational community and sometimes by government policymakers.
The third type of articulation--arrangements whereby graduates of proprietary schools are accepted into and continue their education at a community college or 4-year institution--is apparently gaining in popularity.
These cover all stages of the process of developing an articulation agreement from needs assessment to selecting one or two program areas in which to begin to develop written agreements providing secretarial support for and publicizing the articulation arrangement.
www.thememoryhole.org /edu/eric/ed282095.html   (1427 words)

Articulation is a process which links a high school and college course in order to help students avoid experiencing a delay in or duplication of learning.
The articulation agreement is a commitment for the high school and the community college to jointly develop and implement Tech Prep curricula and instruction.
Upon approval of the articulation, signatures from the Department Chair and the Instructor are required.
www.palomar.edu /techprep/html/articulation.html   (328 words)

 State Articulation in Early Childhood Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Comprehensive professional development systems for early care and education personnel are accessible and based on a clearly articulated framework; include a continuum of training and ongoing supports; define pathways that are tied to licensure, leading to qualifications and credentials; and address the needs of individual, adult learners.
Articulation is required in statute (Section 1014.064) between the 40-clock-hour introductory training class and college credit in early childhood education at a community college; however, the number of credit hours to be received is not specified.
Moreover, no articulation is currently required in law between the 40-hour introductory course and the CDA, and there is also no statutory requirement for articulation from the CDA into any college credit (in practice the associate degree) or from the associate degree into a bachelor's degree.
www.nccic.org /poptopics/statearticulation.html   (5725 words)

 Career Center Articulation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Articulated credit is designed to be used to satisfy specific requirements for particular programs at pre-designated schools.
Articulated credit is free and is transcripted only after the student has matriculated at the institution awarding the credit.
Unlike articulation, there is a fee for the award of dual credit; however, dual credit is transcripted for the student whether or not the student attends that college or university after high school graduation.
www.career-center.org /secondary/articulation.htm   (222 words)

 What is articulation?
The main purpose of articulation is no student should be required to repeat the same course in college for which credit was previously received in high school.
Articulation is a formal agreement between two or more educational systems to help students make a smooth transition from the high school level to the college level without experiencing delay or duplication of learning.
Articulation agreements are made between area high schools, adult schools or ROP programs and San Joaquin Delta College that requires collaboration between instructors at each site.
www.sjdccd.cc.ca.us /dept/techprep/articulation.html   (223 words)

 AACN - Media - Fact Sheets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Articulation agreements are important mechanisms that enhance access to baccalaureate level nursing education.
In Florida, for example, State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.024 provides that all graduates of approved ADN programs in the state will be granted admission into a baccalaureate program offered by any state institution with few exceptions.
Statewide Articulation Agreements: These voluntary articulation plans and models are usually developed through the collaborative effort of nurse educators, regulators, legislators, and other stakeholders wishing to enhance educational mobility for registered nurses (RNs).
www.aacn.nche.edu /Media/FactSheets/AA.htm   (929 words)

 Articulation Agreements - City Colleges of Chicago   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Articulation Agreements encompassing more than 209 programs have been signed with 57 senior institutions, of which 22 are public and 35 are private, representing 11 out-of-state colleges and universities.
For example, the Early Childhood Education articulation agreement with National-Louis stipulates a grade point average minimum of 2.5 (4-point scale) and successful completion of the Illinois Basic Skills Test.
The articulation agreement in Criminal Justice with LUC-MC details all the general education courses and all the Criminal Justice courses to be taken at City Colleges and at LUC-MC in order to earn a Bachelor of Integrated Studies Degree in Criminal Justice from LUC-MC upon completion of the program.
www.ccc.edu /co/artic.shtml   (276 words)

 Santa Monica College Transfer Center - Articulation
Articulation is the process that links two educational institutions to help students make a smooth transition from the community college to the university or college without experiencing a delay or duplication of coursework.
Courses at the Community College are identified as equivalent to courses at the university.
This equivalency, or articulation, can be done course-to-course, for major requirements and/or for general education requirements.
www.smc.edu /transfer/articulation   (360 words)

 Early Childhood Education Articulation Plan
THE CONNECTICUT EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION ARTICULATION PLAN is a recommended process for articulation of Associate Level Early Childhood Education Programs and Baccalaureate Level Programs leading to State Teacher Certification in Early Childhood Education.
The plan was developed in response to the growing recognition that early educational experiences are crucial to the later success of children and that the level of education and training of child care providers and teachers of young children makes a difference in contributing to the preparation of children for later learning.
This agreement assures the seamless transfer of 18 college credits in early childhood education between associate and baccalaureate early childhood education teacher certification programs and the UCONN Human Development and Family Relations Program.
www.ctcharts-a-course.org /earlycedartplan.htm   (323 words)

 Workbased Education
One of the literal definitions of the word "articulation" is to unite two separate parts by forming a joint.
When the word articulation is used by educational institutions in Wisconsin it frequently means a process by which a student from one educational institution is granted some kind of credit by another institution.
In addition to articulation resulting from these course to course agreements, there are other learning opportunities such as Youth Apprenticeship and Certified Cooperative Education programs that could result in advanced standing credit.
www.dpi.state.wi.us /cte/articula.html   (331 words)

 Articulation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In reference to human-shaped toys, particularly action figures, "points of articulation" refers to how many movable or repositionable parts the toy has.
The more points of articulation a human-shaped toy has, the more realistically the toy can be posed.
This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Articulation   (102 words)

 1999 Progress Report: Arizona Public Postsecondary Education/AZ Regents   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The challenge of delivering postsecondary education opportunities to Arizona's citizens requires a mutual commitment on the part of the state's postsecondary institutions to work collaboratively to meet demonstrated needs for higher education, particularly on the part of place-bound and time-constrained citizens.
The General Education ATF is responsible for designing and monitoring the Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC): a block of courses which transfer from the community colleges to the universities to satisfy liberal studies requirements.
In identifying and meeting post-secondary education needs which extend beyond the associate degree, community colleges are encouraged to utilize the existing informal process which calls for collaboration with the Arizona public university which serves the geographic area in which the community college is located.
www.abor.asu.edu /1_the_regents/reports_factbook/progress/report.html   (7616 words)

 General Education & Articulation Process Reference Book
It is assumed that the Focus Board members will act as coaches for instructors who are applying for focus designation, in order to maintain the rigor of standards, and some uniformity in assessment activities.
Although we realize that some of the activities or their chronology may change as the semester progresses, the Board wants a sense of the overall design of the course and the distribution of the various Hallmark components within it.
Foundation courses are intended to give students skills and perspectives that are fundamental to undertaking higher education.
honolulu.hawaii.edu /intranet/articulation/reference.html   (4971 words)

 Executive Summary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Its objectives are to respect the institutions’ educational and service missions: educational mobility plan for nursing, workforce data collection, plans for future types and levels of nursing education, and improvement of the nursing workforce.
In response to the need to facilitate nursing education in the District of Columbia, DCCNEP convened faculty members from all of the practical, associate degree and baccalaureate nursing programs to formulate a model for District-wide program articulation (DCCNEP Educational Articulation Committee).
The District of Columbia Nursing Articulation Model establishes a mechanism for nurses to advance their education without unnecessary barriers in all public, private and proprietary educational institutions in DC.
www.georgetown.edu /organizations/dccnep/DCCNEP_EAM_ES.htm   (546 words)

 Vocational Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The goal of the Vocational Education Consortium's Articulation Project is to create a seamless P-16 system for high-end skilled jobs for students who thrive with hands-on learning environments and who have strong vocational/technical interests.
All members of the Vocational Education Consortium are members of the Articulation Project along with three other districts that are fee based.
The Articulation Project is directed by Dulcie Hardin.
www.wkec.org /VocEd/articulation.htm   (97 words)

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