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Community-Based Programming in Action

Community-Based Programming in Action

The Experiences of Five Community Colleges


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Published by Community College Pr/Amer Assoc .
Written in English

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    ContributionsEdgar John Boone (Editor), John M. Pettie (Editor), Iris M. Weisman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8346804M
    ISBN 100871173182
    ISBN 109780871173188

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Intended for community college administrators, governing boards, and other leaders interested in strengthening their institutions and communities, Community-Based Programming in Action book monograph chronicles the experiences of five pilot colleges implementing the community-based programming Community-Based Programming in Action book model of the Academy for Community College Leadership Advancement, Innovation, and Modeling (ACCLAIM).Cited by: 6.

Get this from a library. Community-based programming in action: the experiences of five community colleges. [Edgar John Boone; John M Pettitt; Iris M Weisman;] -- Presents real-life experiences of two North Carolina colleges, two South Carolina colleges and one Virginia community college as they strive to strengthen their colleges and communities by resolving.

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