ERIC Number: EJ661525
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
A Community College Partnership with an Electrical Contractor and Union.
Allen, John P.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n119 p31-36 Fall 2002
Asserts that developing a partnership with union leaders and contractors to upgrade the education and training of their members is a worthwhile but complex challenge. Describes the origins of the Illinois Valley Community College partnership, collaboration with surrounding educational institutions, the challenge of resolving contractual requirements and curriculum, and partnership outcomes. (AUTH/CB)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Contracts, Education Work Relationship, Job Training, Partnerships in Education, School Business Relationship, Two Year Colleges, Union Members, Unions
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers: Illinois Valley Community College