ERIC Number: ED251162
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Community College Leadership for the '80s. AACJC Leadership Bookshelf Series, Number 1.
Roueche, John E., Ed.; Baker, George A., III, Ed.
These essays were prepared by leaders with recognized success in community college and university management, who were asked to share their experiences, the techniques they have found useful, and their personal views about community college leadership. After an introduction by Dale Parnell to the importance of leadership in institutional success, the book presents: (1) "Raising the Signposts of Excellence: A Personal View of Leadership," by John E. Roueche; (2) "Shaping the Future: New Requirements for Community College Leaders," by Robert H. McCabe; (3) "Excellence in the Making: The Process of Becoming a Leader," by R. Jan LeCroy; (4) "Leadership's Growing Edge: Currency in Community Colleges," by Alfredo G. de los Santos, Jr.; (5) "A Leader's Challenge: To Decide for Excellence," by Byron N. McClenney; (6) "The Organizer: Fundamentals of Effective Leadership," by Joe B. Rushing; (7) "Agenda for Excellence: Leadership for the Board," by Benjamin R. Wygal; (8) Responsible Leadership: Tipping the Balance toward Institutional Achievement," by Richard C. Richardson, Jr.; and (9) "Community College Leadership: The Crucial Issue of Quality Control," by George A. Baker, III. (LAL)
Descriptors: Administrator Qualifications, Administrator Role, College Administration, College Planning, College Presidents, Community Colleges, Educational Quality, Governing Boards, Leadership, Leadership Qualities, Quality Control, Trustees, Two Year Colleges
American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, National Center for Higher Education, Suite 410, One Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC 20036 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.