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ERIC Number: ED011767
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Pages: 191
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Reference Count: 0
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JUNIOR COLLEGES--20 STATES.
YARRINGTON, ROGER
REPRESENTED IN THIS COLLECTION OF UPDATED ARTICLES ORIGINALLY APPEARING IN THE "JUNIOR COLLEGE JOURNAL" DURING 1963-65 ARE 20 CASE STUDIES OF STATES AS THEY HAVE APPROACHED THE QUESTION OF JUNIOR COLLEGE EDUCATION. WHILE THESE STATES SHARE A COMMON GOAL (THE ESTABLISHMENT OF STATEWIDE SYSTEMS OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES) THEIR STORIES VARY IN METHOD, TEMPO, AND DEGREE OF SUCCESS. EACH STATE STARTS FROM A DIFFERENT POINT AND MUST MOVE IN THE WAY THAT SUITS ITS NEED AND POTENTIAL, FOR EXAMPLE, IN ORGANIZATIONAL BASIS AND FINANCE. THE PRESENCE OF COMMON FACTORS CAN ALSO BE CITED AS ESSENTIAL TO JUNIOR COLLEGE DEVELOPMENT IN A STATE. THESE INCLUDE COOPERATION AMONG EDUCATORS, CITIZEN AWARENESS, CAREFUL STUDIES, LEGISLATIVE PLANNING, AND PERSISTENT LEADERSHIP. THE CASE STUDIES INCLUDE ALABAMA, ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, HAWAII, ILLINOIS, IOWA, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, NORTH CAROLINA, OHIO, OREGON, PENNSYLVANIA, TEXAS, AND WASHINGTON. THIS DOCUMENT IS ALSO AVAILABLE FROM THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF JUNIOR COLLEGES, 1315 SIXTEENTH STREET, N.W., WASHINGTON, D.C. 20036, FOR $2.00. (AL)
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Authoring Institution: American Association of Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA