ERIC Number: ED100457
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Association of Community Coll. Trustees, Annandale, VA.
Four articles designed to assist the individual community college trustee in meeting his or her institutional commitment and to encourage trustee communication are presented. "Women in Higher Education: A Trustee's Viewpoint," by Alberta Perry, describes the specific steps a college should consider to strengthen the effectiveness of its commitment to women instructors and students, as well as courses and activities related to women. "Emphasizing the Fundamentals in Hiring a New Community College Chief Executive," by Donald M. Ross, stresses the primary importance in the selection process of the understanding within the board of the role, duties, and responsibilities of the superintendent. "How We Communicate in San Diego," by Lou Ridgeway, outlines the communications system employed in the San Diego Community College District. A flow chart of communications channels and a description of the objectives of the communications program are included. "Perceptions of the Board Chairmanship," by Arthur C. Franzreb, details the characteristics of the successful board chairperson, as well as guidelines for the execution of his or her responsibilities. Franzreb also discusses the education of new and continuing trustees, as general ideas to improve board efficiency. (AH)
Descriptors: Administrator Selection, Board Administrator Relationship, Board Candidates, Governance, Governing Boards, Organizational Communication, Superintendents, Trustees, Two Year Colleges, Womens Education, Womens Studies
Association of Community College Trustees, 955 L'Enfant Plaza, S.W., Suite 1406, Washington, D.C. 20024 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Community Coll. Trustees, Annandale, VA.