ERIC Number: ED144657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
College Perspective '76: A Productive Past: A Perplexing Present: Where Do We Go From Here? Proceedings, Annual International Institute on the Community College (7th, Lambton College, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, June 14-17, 1976).
Delgrosso, G. M., Ed.; Allan, G. B., Ed.
These eight papers focus on the changing role of the community college. Topics include: (1) the need for change in the way community college faculty members perceive themselves; (2) current social problems and trends and the ways in which community colleges can help to shape the future of society; (3) how the community college can become more responsive to the needs of community residents; (4) the instructional clinic approach to faculty development; (5) the Learning Center at Miami-Dade Community College and its approach to teaching basic skills; (6) different ways of implementing the concept of cooperative education; (7) the barriers to effective instructional change and ways of overcoming them; and (8) the past, present, and future roles of the community college. Contributors include: Dr. Arthur Cohen, Dr. James Dator, Peter P. Smith, Dr. Michael H. Parsons, Dr. Jeffrey M. Elliot, Dr. Sheila Gordon, Dr. James O. Hammons, and Dr. Edmund Gleazer. (DC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; Association of Canadian Community Colleges.
Authoring Institution: Lambton Coll. of Applied Arts and Technology, Sarnia (Ontario).; Saint Clair County Community Coll., Port Huron, MI.