ERIC Number: EJ384428
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Gordon Rule: A State Legislator Fulfills His Responsibility.
Gordon, Jack D.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n64 p23-30 Win 1988
Suggests that legislative involvement in community college operations stems from fiscal responsibility. Describes the structure of higher education in Florida and the development of the College Level Academic Skills Test. Discusses the adoption and results of the Gordon Rule, which establishes English and mathematics requirements for the first two years of college. (DMM)
Descriptors: Accountability, College Curriculum, Community Colleges, Curriculum Development, Educational Legislation, Educational Objectives, Government Role, Government School Relationship, Graduation Requirements, State Legislation, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Florida
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: College Level Academic Skills Test