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ERIC Number: EJ814192
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1066-8926
Putting the Capital "C" in Community College: Revitalizing a Community while Increasing Enrollment
Grant, Charles; Ramirez, Arnold; Langenegger, Joyce; Sydnor, Granville
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v32 n11 p915-917 Nov 2008
Strong partnerships and external funding allowed San Jacinto College North to engage a declining community to transform into one valuing education. A community center, training classes, and student support programs contributed to this effort. The results included doubling Hispanic college enrollment, skyrocketing high school graduation rates, and increasing earning power.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Texas