ERIC Number: ED524425
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: N/A
National CrossTalk. Volume 15, Number 1, Winter 2007
Trombley, William, Ed.
National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
The primary purpose of "National CrossTalk" is to stimulate informed discussion and debate of higher education issues. This issue contains the following articles: (1) The Celtic Tiger: Ireland Invests Heavily in Higher Education, and Benefits Mightily (Jon Marcus); (2) Western Classic: Nevada's James Rogers Is a Non-Traditional Chancellor with a Shoot-from-the-Hip Style (Kathy Witkowsky); (3) Editorial (Patrick M. Callan); (4) Is It a Shell Game? Colorado's Controversial New Way of Handing out Its Higher Education Money (Susan C. Thomson); and (5) "Shared Responsibility": Oregon's Governor Supports a New Model for Financing Public Higher Education (Kay Mills). Other Voices, a regular feature, contains the following articles: (1) Diversity Hypocrisy: The Myriad, and Often Perverse, Implications of Admissions Policies (David L. Kirp); (2) Who Needs It? Identifying the Proportion of Students Who Require Postsecondary Remedial Education Is Virtually Impossible (Michael Kirst); and (3) The New Accountability: The Potential of Performance Compacts in Higher Education (William Zumeta).
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Politics of Education, Models, State Aid, College Admission, Resource Allocation, Student Diversity, Remedial Programs, Accountability
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Identifiers - Location: Colorado; Ireland; Nevada; Oregon