ERIC Number: EJ575683
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Future Dynamics of Quality Assurance: Promises and Pitfalls.
Gaither, Gerald H.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v25 n3 p87-91 Fall 1998
Higher education systems in a number of countries are experimenting with programs that measure and enhance educational quality. Experiences suggest that the most successful quality assurance programs are initiated, maintained, and enhanced through the professional commitment of the faculty, not through quality assurance systems, administrative controls, or legislation. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Researchers
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Note: Theme issue: "Quality Assurance in Higher Education: An International Perspective," No. 99.