ERIC Number: ED462898
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Public Policy Agenda, 2002.
American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC.
This document articulates the guiding principles of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) for the creation, adoption, and implementation of higher education policy. The policy positions of the AASCU are founded on a commitment to supporting and advancing the best interests of students. Among the ideals on which the AASCU public policy agenda is based is the belief that higher education is a common good, the burden of which should be borne in an equitable manner by all beneficiaries. Policies are outlined for: (1) student financial aid; (2) national security and internationalization; (3) tax policy; (4) science and research; (5) teacher preparation, development, and support; (6) access and inclusion; (7) economic and workforce development; and (8) governance. (SLD)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Agenda Setting, Educational Policy, Federal Legislation, Higher Education, Public Policy, State Legislation
For full text: http://www.aascu.org.
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC.