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ERIC Number: ED401948
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Visions: The Journal of Applied Research for the Florida Association of Community Colleges, Winter 1995-Fall 1996.
Wattenbarger, James L., Ed.
Visions: The Journal of Applied Research for the Florida Association of Community Colleges, v1 n1-2 Win 1995-Fall 1996
Published twice annually as a forum for the critical review of proposals, programs, and practices in Florida's community colleges, this journal provides articles by community college practitioners analyzing issues and showcasing exemplary practices. The first issue of volume 1 includes the following articles: "Starving the Solution" (Robert H. McCabe and Clynne L. Morgan); "A Critique: State Higher Education Systems and College Completion" (Cathy Morris and Herman I. Brann); "Benefits of Effective Developmental Education" (Jay R. Bushnell); "The Influence of the CLAST on Faculty and Students in a Community College English Department" (Don Meagher); "The Florida Education Lottery: A Lotto Nonsense or a Wise Bet for Florida's Community Colleges?" (Susan Robinson Summers, M. David Miller, and David S. Honeyman); "Florida's Responses to Reduced Fiscal Support" (Edward M. Henn); "Cost-Plus Budgeting's Long Term Effect on Horizontal Fiscal Equity" (George W. Harrell); and "World Community College: Using Technology To Provide Interactive, Comprehensive, Personal Learning" (Maxwell C. King, Albert Koller, and Steve Eskow). The second issue presents the following articles: "Local Control through Local Vision" (Lawrence W. Tyree); "The Responsibility for Selecting a President" (James L. Wattenbarger); "The Expanding Role of Community Colleges in the Transfer of Technology to Their Districts" (R. Bruce Judd); "Students' Success: Does Technology Have a Place?" (Kamala Anadam); "Why Do Many High School Graduates Require Basic Skills Remediation in College?" (Pat Smittle);"Organizational Climate and Job Satisfaction: What's the Connection?" (Susan K. Chappell and David S. Honeyman); "Leadership Principles for America's Future and for America's Community Colleges" (Marshall W. McLeod; "Applying the Florida Plan for Community Colleges to Poland" (David Marzak); and "Computer Mediated Learning" (Maxwell C. King, Tace T. Crouse, and Bernard R. Gifford). (HAA)
Descriptors: Budgets, College Planning, College Role, Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, Educational Administration, Educational Finance, Educational Technology, Foreign Countries, Job Satisfaction, Leadership Qualities, Program Descriptions, Two Year Colleges
Florida Association of Community Colleges, 816 Martin Luther King Blvd., Tallahassee, FL 32301 (single issues, $5 for members; $10 for non-members).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Association of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.