A Little More Efficiency

Tighter budgets are going to lead to innovations — some of them at community colleges. In North Carolina, community colleges are changing the way that the state reimburses their classes — differentiating between costly classes and cheaper ones, as Duke Cheston describes on the Pope Center site today. A small step, but if community colleges are to live up to rising expectations, they need to be run more efficiently.

Jane S. Shaw — Jane S. Shaw retired as president of the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy in 2015. Before joining the Pope Center in 2006, Shaw spent 22 years in ...

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