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1 13 th Annual Dr. H. Fred Helmholz, MD Lecture Summer Meetings 2011 “Career Paths in Respiratory Care” Tom Jones, M.Ed., RRT Program Director Arkansas State Univ. – Mt. Home

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3 Conflict of Interest I have no real or perceived conflict of interest that relates to this presentation. Any use of brand names is not in any way meant to be an endorsement of a specific product, but to merely illustrate a point of emphasis. Summer Meetings 2011

4 Objectives Learning objectives for this presentation:   To identify key elements that facilitate successful education and career pathways;   To describe a collaborative pathway model between a 2-year and 4-year institution;   To explore how associate degree graduates can advance their educational and career goals. Summer Meetings 2011

5 What if everyone, everywhere, did the same thing, in the same way, without giving thought to how things could be? If only I had thought of that! If only I had tried…

6 Education is portable. Programs can emerge, evolve and expand. Finish lines are elusive. Pathways… a blank slate

7 Unique in Structure, Similar in Purpose 4 -Year Institution B.S. 2 -Year Institution A.S. Other ASU-MH UACCB UAMS Are pathways possible?

8 A ccessible & Open (Windham, 2001, Dowd, et.al. 2008) Benefits & Barriers (Boswell, 2000; Chaloux, 2004; Draeger, 2006) Cultural Relevance (Claxton, 2007; Garza & Eller, 1998) Direction (Bragg & Barnett, 2006; Calcagno, et. al, 2007) Evolution & Expansion (Floyd, 2009; Hoover, 2008) Flexible ( Tagg, 2003; Sass, Pederson & Truman, 2007; Hoover, 2008) “Gap-friendly” (Stehlik, 2010; Farley, 2006) Successful Pathway Design in A.S. Degree

9 The “Communiversity”* 4 -Year Institution B.S. 2 -Year Institution A.S. * Floyd, D. (1998)

10 A long tradition…

11 UAMS B.S. UAMS / AHEC-TX Strategic Steps: Consortium / AA Modify Curriculum Key Personnel Operating Council ASUMH A.S. UACCB B.S.

12 ? UAMS / AHEC-TX UACCB B.S. UAMS B.S. AS/BS ASUMH A.S.

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14 Testing Your Collaborative Pathways Fit test: Congruence - values / purpose Talk test: Open, constructive dialogue Timing test: Opportunity / timing Risk test: Known barriers/ acceptable risk People test: Key personnel, leaders Stretch test: Flexibility, seeking consensus Mileage test: Sustainability over time Results test: Results, Revision, Re-evaluate

15 Preparing Graduates and Practitioners for the Next Step B.S. / Master’s Public Health Disease Management Research Interventional Pulm. Critical Care Neonatal / Peds P.A. Leadership Management Education Patient-Centered Home Model

16 Educational & Career Pathways

17 Tom Jones, MEd, RRT, CPFT Program Director, ASU-Mt. Home Assistant Professor UAMS / AHEC - North Central P.O. Box 3350 Batesville AR Summer Meetings 2011

18 Resources Boswell, K. (2000). Building bridges or barriers? Public policies that facilitate or impede linkages between community colleges and local school districts. New Directions for Community Colleges, 2000(111), 3. Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Bragg, D.D. & Barnett, E.A. (2006). New directions in community colleges: Academic pathways to and from the community college (Special Issue), 2006;135, San Francisco: Jossey-Bass; Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Calcagno, J.C., et. Al. (2007). Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on community college student outcomes. Research in Higher Education, Vol. 48, No. 7.p Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Chaloux, B. N. (2004). Policy: The inconspicuous barrier to expanding e-learning in community colleges. New Directions for Community Colleges, 2004(128), Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Dowd, A. C., Cheslock, J. J., & Melguizo, T. (2008). Transfer Access from Community Colleges and the Distribution of Elite Higher Education. Journal of Higher Education, 79(4), Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Summer Meetings 2011

19 Resources Draeger M. (2006). How students benefit from high-tech, high-wage career pathways. New Directions for Community Colleges. 2006(135): Available from: Academic Search Elite, Ipswich, MA. Accessed May 11, Fisher, Karin A., and John D. Fraser "Rural health career pathways: research themes in recruitment and retention." Australian Health Review 34, no. 3: Academic Search Elite, EBSCOhost (accessed May 11, 2011). Floyd, D. and Walker, K. (2009). The community college baccalaureate: Putting the pieces together. Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 2009; 33:90–124. Garza, H., & Eller, R. D. (1998). The Role of Rural Community Colleges in Expanding Access and Economic Development. New Directions for Community Colleges, 1998(103), 31. Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Haber, J., & Mills, M. (2008). Perceptions of Barriers Concerning Effective Online Teaching and Policies: Florida Community College Faculty. Community College Journal of Research & Practice, 32(4-6), doi: / Summer Meetings 2011

20 Resources Hendry C, Farley AH (2006) Essential skills for students who are returning to study. Nursing Standard.21, 6, Date of acceptance: July Hoffman, N., Vargas, J. and Santos, J. (2009), New directions for dual enrollment: Creating stronger pathways from high school through college. New Directions for Community Colleges, 2009: 43–58. doi: /cc.354 Hoover, E. (2008). How Community Colleges Attract Baby Boomers. Chronicle of Higher Education, 55(8), A26. Retrieved from EBSCOhost. Stehlik, T. (2010). Mind the gap: school leaver aspirations and delayed pathways to further and higher education; Journal of Education & Work, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p Sass, S. A., Pedersen, G. L., & Truman, G. H. (2007). The Career Pathway Model: Small Steps to Big Leaps. Community College Journal of Research & Practice, 31(6), doi: / Windham, P. et. al Concurrent use: Part of the new definition of access. Community College Review, 29(3), 39–55. Summer Meetings 2011

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