ERIC Number: ED445743
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
New Challenges, New Opportunities: A Report on CCSF Listening Sessions, December 1998-February 1999.
City Coll. of San Francisco, CA.
Summarizes the observations, ideas, and proposals of nearly 250 representatives of community organizations, businesses, trade associates, non-profit agencies, government and educational institutions, including current students and alumni, about what City College of San Francisco (California) might do to prepare for and face a number of important challenges in the next decade. Presenters at the college's eight listening sessions focused on seven major themes: expanding marketing and college outreach activities; promoting access to the college and college programs; expanding flexible delivery of services; continuing and/or expanding current programs; expanding workforce and economic development initiatives; supporting out-of-classroom learning activities; and expanding partnerships and collaborations. Gives an overview of the listening sessions and outlines questions that speakers were asked to address: student success, access, programs, technology, facilities, funding, and other challenges. Recounts the seven major areas of concern among the invited presenters. Presents a list of major findings from the listening sessions organized by the seven themes and a summary of the major proposals in each area. The appendices include a list of the listening session presenters and a list of the college's faculty, staff, administrators, and trustees who helped to make the listening sessions possible. (VWC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: City Coll. of San Francisco, CA.