Daily Archives: February 2, 2011

Colleges at Center of Push for Higher Standards in Early Childhood Ed

By Paul Bradley Editor Community College Week They have been called our most precious resources — young children, infants and toddlers, pre-schoolers and kindergartners, ever precocious and curious. Yet for the last four decades, as women have flooded into the workforce, … Continue reading

Posted in Achieving the Dream, Diversity in Higher Education, Funding Community Colleges, Public Colleges, Teacher Education, Two-Year Colleges | 1 Comment

Transforming Teacher Education

Preparing Education Majors for 21st Century Teaching By Tawn Hauptli Faculty Education Studies Department Mesa Community College Mesa, Ariz. On Nov. 9, 2010, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan released the national educational technology plan. “The plan,” the document says, “recognizes that … Continue reading

Posted in Diversity in Higher Education, Minorities and Higher Education, Two-Year Colleges | Leave a comment