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What excellent community colleges do : preparing all students for success / Joshua S. Wyner ; [foreword by Anthony P. Carnevale].

Author/Creator:
Wyner, Joshua S.
Other Title:
Preparing all students for success
Publication:
Cambridge, MA : Harvard Education Press, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 184 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Community colleges -- United States.
Contents:
Introduction. Community colleges: a call to progress
Completion and transfer: creating clarity in a culture of choice
Equity and development education: confronting the tension between access and success
Learning outcomes: engaging faculty in change they understand
Labor markets: tying learning and credentials to jobs and community
The community college president: driving to excellence in a fast-changing environment
Conclusion. The path ahead: urgency and uncertainty
Appendix A. Seven colleges featured in this book
Appendix B. Aspen Prize data.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-173) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the James Hosmer Penniman Book Fund.
Contributor:
James Hosmer Penniman Book Fund.
ISBN:
1612506496
9781612506494 (paperback)
161250650X
9781612506500
OCLC:
869346265
Publisher Number:
99958757477
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