ERIC Number: EJ647639
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Challenges in Supporting Student Learning and Success through Student Services.
Williams, Terry E.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n117 p67-76 Spr 2002
Identifies key challenges for community college student services units: student diversity, a renewed focus on student success, and calls to demonstrate program effectiveness. Reviews proposed solutions to address each challenge and notes continued gaps in the literature, particularly in studies related to the need for student services staff to respond to stakeholders' accountability demands. (Contains 23 references.) (AUTH/KP)
Descriptors: Accountability, College Outcomes Assessment, Community Colleges, Diversity (Student), Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Student Characteristics, Student Personnel Services, Two Year Colleges
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Note: Issue titled "Next Steps for the Community College."