ERIC Number: EJ633471
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Innovation and Replication: Can Community College Successes Be Repeated?
Liston, Cynthia D.; Swanson, Linda L.
Rural America, v16 n2 p20-25 Sum 2001
Innovative rural development practices at community colleges are reviewed. Factors that can facilitate replication of these practices include the quality of college leadership, the state system in which community colleges operate, and funding mechanisms. Policy recommendations include increasing resources, supporting college networking, encouraging links with local stakeholders, and using community colleges as hubs for information technology. (TD)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Economic Development, Educational Cooperation, Educational Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Higher Education, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Rural Development, Rural Education, School Community Relationship, Vocational Education
For full text: http://www.ers.usda.gov/publications/ruralamerica/ra162.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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