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ERIC Number: ED097926
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Pages: 97
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The Future of the Community-Junior College.
Papers presented at a conference on the future of community colleges are presented. The papers are as follows: "Pluralism, Diversity and the Needed Revolution in Assessment" by Virginia B. Smith; "In Reply to the Pessimist" by Edward T. O'Donnell; "The Now College at the Crossroads" by Harold Shively; "What Is the Future of Community Colleges?" by Joseph Cosand; "Changing Social Forces and Higher Education" by General James Gavin; and "From Class to Mass Education: The People's Republic of China and the U.S.A." by William M. Birenbaum. In addition, the minutes of eight forums held are provided. The topics discussed in the forums were: I. Politics, the Legislative Process and the Community College; II. Money Stretching: Managing the Dollar; III. New Directions for New Students Coming Through the Open Door; IV. The Future of the Private and Proprietary Colleges; V. Meeting the Needs of the Inner City; VI. Innovation: Community Colleges on the Cutting Edge; VII. Career, Technical and Vocational Education: Where Is It Going? and VIII. How to Recognize and Encourage Good Teaching. (DB)
Division of Higher Education, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02167 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Note: Proceedings of Conference in Higher Education (Boston, Massachusetts, June 1974)