ERIC Number: ED481785
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Aug-8
Reference Count: N/A
State Plan for Alabama Higher Education, 2003-04 to 2008-09.
Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.
The State Plan for Alabama Higher Education is intended to focus public attention on important strategic issues facing Alabama higher education and the state and to articulate Alabamas needs and its vision for higher education. It is designed to commit resources necessary to provide high quality teaching, scholarship, research, and public service programs for Alabama citizens, and to promote stronger working relationships among stakeholders with an interest in the establishment of common goals and the resolution of issues related to the improvement of higher education in Alabama. The Plan outlines five goals for the period from 2003-2004 to 2008-2009: (1) access: elevate the educational attainment levels of all citizens; (2) cooperation: offer relevant educational programs that address economic, intellectual, and social problems by partnerships with business, government, K-12, and private sector entities; (3) quality: strengthen instructional programs, evaluate and assess their effectiveness, and use the results to improve quality; (4) resources: strive for a sustained level of funding that will allow citizens to reach educational objectives, attain cultural and social goals, and position Alabama to compete economically in the region; and (5) workforce development: enhance economic prosperity by involving all segments of public education in Alabamas economic future. (Contains 28 references.) (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.
Identifiers - Location: Alabama