ERIC Number: EJ515216
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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The Piedmont Virginia Community College Experience in General Education.
DiCroce, Deborah M.; Perkins, David R.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n92 p67-75 Win 1995
Addresses the institutional context, goals, philosophy, external constraints, and assessment implications of the general education program at Piedmont Virginia Community College. Indicates that establishing faculty ownership of the program, anticipating faculty turf battles, making larger external connections, and appropriately restructuring the institution are important considerations for implementing general education programs. (MAB)
Descriptors: Academic Education, College Curriculum, Community Colleges, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, General Education, Instructional Leadership, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Two Year Colleges
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