ERIC Number: EJ788314
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 14
State Policies and Planning to Increase Attainment, Quality, and Productivity
Lingenfelter, Paul E.
New Directions for Higher Education, n140 p29-39 Win 2007
This article examines why state planning and policy for higher education are increasingly focused on increasing educational attainment, quality, and the productivity of the system. It presents four "stories" which illustrate initiatives to improve attainment, quality, and productivity, but fall far short of exhausting the available material.
Descriptors: Statewide Planning, Higher Education, Educational Attainment, Educational Policy, Policy Analysis, Educational Quality, Improvement Programs, Educational Improvement, Organizational Theories, State Standards, Case Studies, Program Effectiveness
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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