ERIC Number: EJ310220
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Forging the Community College Mission.
Vaughan, George B.
Educational Record, v65 n3 p24-29 Sum 1984
In interviews with six educational leaders, four themes emerged: the community college mirrors rather than instigates societal trends; both national and campus leadership are essential; the federal influence has been important, especially in determining who goes to college; and demographics have helped shape the community college's role. (MSE)
Descriptors: Access to Education, College Curriculum, College Role, Community Colleges, Curriculum Development, Demography, Educational History, Educational Philosophy, Federal Government, Futures (of Society), Government Role, Higher Education, Leadership, School Community Relationship, Social Change
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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