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Can Community Colleges Rise to the Occasion?

In an article appearing in the November issue of American Prospect, CCRC director Thomas Bailey and Macomb Community College president Jim Jacobs discuss President Obama's recent $12 billion proposal to increase community college graduation rates. They sketch out the role two-year public colleges can play in promoting both educational equity and long-term economic prosperity.
In an article appearing in the November issue of American Prospect, CCRC director Thomas Bailey and Macomb Community College president Jim Jacobs discuss President Obama's recent $12 billion proposal to increase community college graduation rates. They sketch out the role two-year public colleges can play in promoting both educational equity and long-term economic prosperity.

http://www.prospect.org/cs/articles?article=can_community_colleges_rise_to_the_occasion

Published Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009

Can Community Colleges Rise to the Occasion?

In an article appearing in the November issue of American Prospect, CCRC director Thomas Bailey and Macomb Community College president Jim Jacobs discuss President Obama's recent $12 billion proposal to increase community college graduation rates. They sketch out the role two-year public colleges can play in promoting both educational equity and long-term economic prosperity.

http://www.prospect.org/cs/articles?article=can_community_colleges_rise_to_the_occasion

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