TITLE

PHANTOM CLASSES

AUTHOR(S)
Fisher, Marla Jo
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
IRE Journal;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates several community colleges in California that were boosting their enrollment by signing up mass numbers of high-school physical education students in order to gain more state funding. Purpose of the Bridge program; Information on a law governing state full-time equivalent student funding; Amount in taxpayer funding received by community colleges in the 2001-2002 academic year based on enrollment generated by physical education classes for high-school athletes.
ACCESSION #
9422852

 

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