Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Discipline



This is a survey of an Adult Education Program in the Pine Valley Negro Schools located in the Caddo Parish in North Louisiana.

In making a study of this nature, the writer feels there were specific purposes in the minds of those who organized the adult school and he proposes to find out whether or not the school is using all available resources necessary to meet the needs of the people of the community.

If they do not, the writer proposes to find out what resources are available and in what ways can they be utilized in order to strengthen the abilities of the people so they may more adequately and effectively meet their needs.

Statement of the Problem

The purpose of this study is being made to evaluate the adult education program by means of a community survey and analysis of factors associated with the economical, socio-economic and educational status of the adults of the Pine Valley School Community. Upon the basis of the data obtained from the survey, the writer proposes to appraise the program and offer recommendations and suggestions that will strengthen the program in the community so that it will better serve the purpose for which it was organized.

Committee Chair/Advisor

J. W, Echols

Committee Member

Hattie M. Flowers

Committee Member

M. Kilpatrick


Prairie View Agricultural and Mechanical College


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Date of Digitization


Contributing Institution

John B Coleman Library

City of Publication

Prairie View





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