Learning about community colleges

When it comes to educating yourself about community colleges, the constituencies they serve, their role(s) in the US system of higher education, and the policy issues that affect them, your go-to site is InsideHigherEd.com’s  Confessions of a Community College Administrator, by @deandad — Matthew Reed, of Holyoke Community College in Massachusetts.

This column, from May 18, is a great place to start.  Then have a look through the rest of our blog to see what we’ve pulled up for you.

In their sometimes-unglamorous ways, [community colleges] enact a democratic faith that it’s possible to respect, and empower, everybody.

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