Defending the community college equity agenda

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Johns Hopkins University Press , Baltimore
Community colleges -- United States -- Administration, Community colleges -- Curricula -- United States, Educational equalization -- United S
Statementedited by Thomas Bailey, Vanessa Smith Morest.
ContributionsBailey, Thomas W., 1950-, Morest, Vanessa Smith, 1969-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB2341 .D39 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 305 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17169718M
ISBN 100801884470
ISBN 139780801884474
LC Control Number2006008099

Defending the Community College Equity Agenda builds on case studies of colleges in six states—New York, Texas, Florida, California, Washington, and Illinois—to offer a frank and fresh new examination of these challenges.

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These two-year colleges manifest the Defending the Community College Equity Agenda, edited by Thomas Bailey and Vanessa Smith Morest, is a timely book that addresses several key threats to the community college equity agenda. The co-editors have long and deep backgrounds through their leadership roles in the Community College Research Center at Teachers College, and only two of ?ContentId= Defending the Community College Equity Agenda by Thomas Bailey (Editor), Professor Vanessa Smith Morest (Editor) starting at $ Defending the Community College Equity Agenda has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books   Achieving the Dream Equity Statement Community colleges are an indispensable asset in our nation’s efforts to ensure and preserve access to higher education and success for all students, particularly students of color, low-income students, and other historically underrepresented student populations1.

However, student access and success in higher education continue to be impacted by Community colleges are the best hope for overcoming those barriers. If we are to make progress on the 'equity agenda,' we must address the issues that are raised in this publication.

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My thanks go to the Community College Research Center for bringing focus to the important roles that community colleges play against significant odds." ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xiii, pages) Contents: Introduction: defending the community college equity agenda / Thomas Bailey and Vanessa Smith Morest --Double vision: how the attempt to balance multiple missions is shaping the future of community colleges / Vanessa Smith Morest --Performance accountability as imperfect ().

Defending the Community College equity agenda. Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education: Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. Defending the Community College Equity Agenda Pdf, Download Ebookee Alternative Effective Tips For A Improve Ebook Reading Experience Defending the Community College Equity Agenda By Thomas Bailey and Vanessa Smith Morest Article in Community College Journal of Research and Practice 31(7) June with 1 Reads    Equity as causally central to long -term change 22 5.

How to promote equity 25 Priorities for an equity agenda 25 Barriers and challenges to promoting equity 33 The role of donors and external actors 35 6. The added value of equity 38 The practical value of the equity Other books include Defending the Community College Equity Agenda (Johns Hopkins University Press, ), co-edited with Vanessa Morest, Working Knowledge: Work-Based Learning and Education Reform (Routledge, ), co-authored with Katherine Hughes and David Moore; Manufacturing Advantage (Cornell University Press, ), written with Eileen Yet, equity remains low on the policy agenda in many countries.

This must be down to a lack of political will. We can only conclude that the limited focus on equity is a matter of domestic and international power imbalances. While many developing countries do not need to wait for the development community to get its act together on equity Board agendas, minutes, and enclosures from Meeting Date Meeting Type Agenda Minutes Enclosures; Decem Board Meeting: Decem Agenda (PDF): Decem Minutes (PDF): Enclosure 6.A – District Audit Report (PDF): Novem MetaSearch Notice.

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