ERIC Number: EJ603972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Engines of Growth.
Rosenfeld, Stuart A.; Liston, Cynthia D.
FORUM for Applied Research and Public Policy, v15 n1 p101-05 Spr 2000
Reviews educational and economic trends impacting rural community colleges and their mission. Discusses nine overarching goals that should drive the latest reinvention of rural community colleges--goals related to the facilitation of further education, lifelong learning, learning communities, regional planning, workforce problem-solving skills, globalization, target niches, business leadership, and innovation. (SV)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Economic Development, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Institutional Mission, Rural Education, School Business Relationship, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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