ERIC Number: ED214483
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Maintaining Quality in Troubled Times. Pacific Rim Association for Higher Education Annual Conference (2nd, Seattle, Washington, October 13-14, 1981).
Pacific Rim Association for Higher Education.
Proceedings of the Pacific Rim Association for Higher Education 1981 conference are summarized. Authors and the summarized papers are as follows: "Maintaining Quality in Troubled Times: The University Perspective" (George M. Beckmann); "Maintaining Quality in Troubled Times: The Community College Perspective" (Don A. Morgan); "Report from China" (Charles E. Odegaard); "The Pacific Rim in a Broader Context" (Roy Bentley); "Dichotomous Models of Academic Quality" (Robert E. Cuthbert); "Teacher Training, Truk District, Federated States of Micronesia: An Evaluation" (Bernadette V. Wehrly); "Quality Assurance in an Emerging Discipline: Service Industry Education" (Denney G. Rutherford); and "Oregon's Joint and Tri-University Doctor of Education Programs: An Attempt at Effective Resource Utilization Through Inter-University Cooperation" (Paul K. Preuss). Attention is directed to public research universities, including the University of Washington; the importance of image and competition for the community colleges; conditions in other countries; teacher training programs in elementary and secondary education in Micronesia designed for Trukese educators and learners through the assistance of California State University, Los Angeles; the acquisition of terminal degrees and journal article publication by faculty in the field of hotel and restaurant administration; and a cooperative Doctor of Education Degree Program in Educational Leadership offered by Portland State University, the University of Oregon, and Oregon State University. (SW)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Cooperative Programs, Doctoral Degrees, Education Majors, Educational Administration, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Problems, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Retrenchment, Service Occupations, State Universities, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pacific Rim Association for Higher Education.
Identifiers: California State University Los Angeles; China; Micronesia; Oregon; Oregon State University; Portland State University OR; University of Oregon; Washington