ERIC Number: EJ1031955
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
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It Takes a Village: The Role of the Individual, Organization, and Profession in Preparing New Professionals
Lunceford, Christina J.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n166 p13-20 Sum 2014
Recruitment, socialization, and development of new professionals are critical to the ongoing success, continuous improvement, and advancement of community colleges. The varied experiences and preparation of student services professionals create a complexity of needs that provide challenges to effectively and efficiently help them transition and flourish in their colleges. This chapter includes examples of effective practice in educating, transitioning, and developing new student affairs professionals, and implications for individuals, colleges, and graduate preparation faculty.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Recruitment, Socialization, Professional Development, Improvement, Teacher Educators, Student Personnel Workers
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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