ERIC Number: EJ210396
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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The Multi-Levels of Continuing Education: Federal, State and Local Institutions.
Loring, Rosalind K.
Convergence: An International Journal of Adult Education, v12 n1-2 p40-50 1979
Discusses the diversity of continuing education, typically postsecondary, in the United States and the varying federal, state, and local educational policies that shape it. Due to funding complexities and institutional policies, continuing education operates within a market economy and is considered a special service for which most ought to pay. (MF)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Coordination, Decentralization, Educational Cooperation, Educational Finance, Educational Policy, Federal Government, Government Role, Government School Relationship, Institutional Autonomy, Lifelong Learning, Local Government, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, State Government
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Location: United States