ERIC Number: EJ547705
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Strategies for the Future: Continuing Higher Education and Economic Development.
Pappas, James P.; Eckart, Cynthia M.
New Directions for Higher Education, n97 p96-101 Spr 1997
Higher education institutions are well positioned to assume key roles in shaping future economic development. Partnership 21, a University of Oklahoma partnership with the Federal Aviation Administration, exemplifies this potential. The challenge for those in continuing education is to recognize these roles in supporting economic development, reevaluate institutional commitments to outreach, and develop a strategic response. (MSE)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, College Planning, College Role, Economic Development, Educational Trends, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Long Range Planning, Partnerships in Education, Program Descriptions, Public Agencies, State Universities, Strategic Planning, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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