Rowman & Littlefield Publishers / Amer Council Ed Ac1 (Pre Acq)
Trim: 6 x 9
978-1-57356-113-6 • Paperback • May 1997 • $61.00 • (£47.00)
978-1-4616-3633-5 • eBook • May 1997 • $55.00 • (£42.00)
TERRY O'BANION is president and CEO of the League for Innovation in the Community College, Mission Viejo, California, and author of numerous books and articles on community college issues.
Advisors at community colleges may find it helpful in understanding the climate and direction of educational reform. A major strength of this book is that the author defines his terms, provides examples, and cites relevant theoretical and empirical connections throughout the book....As student demographics and technology continue to change, this book serves as an excellent resource for all individuals involved in higher education, not limited to community college educators. Further support for this book comes from Patricia Cross, who notes in the book preface 'this book captures a vision waiting to be put into action.' The resources mentioned here can serve as valuable guides for other college and university presidents who are working to ensure that their instutitions are better prepared to meet tomorrow's challenge.
— NACADA Journal