ERIC Number: ED200139
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Informing the Future: A Plan for Higher Education for the Eighties. Working Papers.
Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.
Major issues affecting higher education in Texas in the 1980s are identified in 20 working papers from outside consultants, the academic community, and Texas College and University System Coordinating Board staff. Topics and authors include: higher education in Texas in the 1980s (Christopher Dede); leadership in higher education (Joseph Kauffman); education for the future (John D. Moseley); media and technology (John E. Fryman); faculty tenure (William R. Keast); the importance of research (H. Eldon Sutton); collective bargaining (Milden J. Fox, Jr.); state support of higher education (John Harris); independent higher education in Texas (Charles H. Oestreich); potential impacts of water resources on higher education in Texas (Robert M. Sweazy, Lloyd V. Urban, and George A. Whetstone); significant issues confronting Texas higher education (William R. Johnson); issues influencing the future of urban institutions of higher education (Charles E. Bishop); health professional education (Edward N. Brandt, Jr.); community college funding (Jean Richardson); public community college program development and evolvement in the 1980s (Robert L. Clinton); investment in higher education; balance between general and vocational education (Doris Burbank); public higher education finance; statewide planning for campus construction; and energy resources. (LB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Campus Planning, Collective Bargaining, College Faculty, College Planning, Community Colleges, Educational Finance, Educational Research, Educational Technology, Energy Conservation, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), General Education, Higher Education, Leadership, Private Colleges, Public Support, School Demography, State Aid, State Colleges, Statewide Planning, Tax Allocation, Tenure, Urban Universities, Vocational Education, Water Resources
Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, P.O. Box 12788, Capital Station, Austin, TX 78711.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.
Identifiers - Location: Texas