ERIC Number: EJ628407
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Values Undergirding Policies Affecting Community Colleges.
Townsend, Barbara K.
Michigan Community College Journal: Research & Practice, v7 n1 p45-51 Spr 2001
Uses the examples of remedial education, K-16 initiatives, and workforce preparation to illustrate how these values influence higher education policy at community colleges. Policymakers should recognize that these values may conflict, therefore leading to controversy. States that cultural/social values dominating the development of educational policy are choice, quality, efficiency, and equity. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan