ERIC Number: EJ847682
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: 1
The Win-Win of Exporting Distance Education
Bulger, Stephanie R.
Community College Journal, v76 n2 p18-20 Oct-Nov 2005
No longer are talented people with marketable skills restricted to their birth country. According to a recent article in the "Detroit News," U.S. companies are recruiting employees from overseas with strong science skills because they are in short supply. This article discusses the challenges and solutions for successfully exporting community college education globally through distance education.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Distance Education, Recruitment, Employees, Global Approach, Higher Education, Skilled Workers, Developing Nations, Computers, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, College Students
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: N/A
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