ERIC Number: EJ488154
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Plan for Change before Someone Else Plans It for You.
Raisman, Neal A.
Trusteeship, v2 n4 p23-26 Jul-Aug 1994
If community colleges are to shape their own futures, leaders must address these trends: growing public skepticism of higher education; program downsizing to cut costs; increased sectoring within state systems; refocusing of mission on the economy and workplace; demand for developmental education; demographic shifts; and anxiety about the economic future. (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Administration, College Planning, Community Colleges, Demography, Developmental Studies Programs, Economic Climate, Educational Change, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Governance, Governing Boards, Higher Education, Institutional Mission, Power Structure, Public Opinion, Remedial Instruction, Retrenchment, Social Change, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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