ERIC Number: ED318530
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Community College Journal for Research and Planning, Volume VI, Numbers 1 and 2.
Carter, Edith H., Ed.
Community College Journal for Research and Planning, v6 n1-2 1988
Designed as a forum for the exchange of information among members of the National Council for Research and Planning (NCRP), this journal provides articles on various aspects of community college research, management, and planning. The two issues of volume 6 contain the following articles: (1) "The President's Forum: What Have We Accomplished?" by the NCRP's president, John Losak; (2) "An Analysis of Course Withdrawals at a Rural Community College in Florida," by Donald A. Dellow, Cordelia Douzenis, and Steven M. Ross; (3) "Assessment in Tennessee Community and Technical Colleges," by H. James Owen; (4) "Enrollment Projections: Template and Guide," by George L. Findlen; (5) "Proving What We Are Doing Is Working: The Student Flow Research Model," by Janis Cox Coffey; (6) "Using Research to Stimulate Local Initiative for Economic Development," by P. Anthony Zeiss; (7) "Recent Research on Community College Developmental/Remedial Programs: An ERIC Report," by Diane Zwemer; (8) "The Myths and Realities of Planning," by G. Jeremiah Ryan; (9) "A Study of Former Students: Dropouts or Stopouts?" by Harriott Calhoun and Tammie Brown; (10) "Predicting Training Success in a Customized Industry Project," by Jerry Moorman and P. Anthony Zeiss; (11) "Towards a New Perspective on Community College Involvement in Economic Development," by Stephen G. Katsinas and Vincent A. Lacey; (12) "MIS in California Community Colleges: Shared Governance or State Control?" by Janis Cox Coffey and William B. Hamre; (13) "Evaluating College Remedial/Developmental Programs: Results of a Cooperative Effort among Community Colleges," by Trudy Bers; (14) "Faster and More Accurate Catalog Changes," by George L. Findlen; and (15) "Research of Enrollment Influences at Community Colleges: An ERIC Report," by Mary Hardy. (JMC)
Descriptors: College Planning, Community Colleges, Economic Development, Educational Trends, Enrollment Influences, Enrollment Projections, Institutional Research, Management Information Systems, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Research Utilization, School Business Relationship, Stopouts, Testing Programs, Trend Analysis, Two Year Colleges, Withdrawal (Education)
Director, Research Evaluation and Instructional Development, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College of Quivira, Overland Park, KS 66210 ($9.00 non-members).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC. National Council for Research and Planning.