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Rapp, James "Jim" 

Jim Rapp has served for many years as the attorney for the John Wood Community College in Quincy, Illinois.  He has written numerous journal articles and has published a seven volume Educator Law Guide, and is a frequent public speaker on various school matters. This interview chronicles the history of John Wood Community College from 1974-2013, and explores its unique formation, its experiment with ‘School Without Walls’, and its transition to an extension campus serving western Illinois.