LIFELONG LEARNING: AN ENDANGERED MISSION..?

The readings Attached introduce you to what many consider the “lesser” missions of the community college, including lifelong learning, continuing education, community education, and community services.

Question:

Assume the role of the dean of workforce development and outreach at the local community college. Write a post of  400 words to the college president and the vice president of academic affairs, justifying the value of lifelong learning, continuing education, community education, and community services as major elements of the community college’s mission.

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    Chapter_12_Community_Education_Extending_College_Services_and_Training….pdf
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