ERIC Number: EJ761078
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Reference Count: 17
Florida's Dual Enrollment Initiative: How State Policy Influences Community Colleges' Service to Underrepresented Youth
Hunt, Erika; Carroll, Charles E.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n135 p39-47 Fall 2006
This chapter presents an overview of Florida's Accelerated Mechanism Program, identifies challenges that resulted from shifting intentions behind dual enrollment policies, and shows how evolving state policy has influenced the strategies used by one college to successfully enroll underserved students and support their transition to college.
Descriptors: Dual Enrollment, Community Colleges, Educational Policy, Access to Education, Educational Strategies, High School Students, Acceleration (Education)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Florida