Redesigning America's Community Colleges

Redesigning America's Community Colleges

  • Author : Thomas R. Bailey
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 300
  • ISBN-10 : 0674425952
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Community colleges enroll half of the nation’s undergraduates. Yet only 40 percent of entrants complete an undergraduate degree in six years. Redesigning America’s Community Colleges explains how two-year colleges can increase their students’ success rate quickly and at less cost, through a program of guided pathways to completion.

Community College Leadership

Community College Leadership [Pamela L. Eddy]

  • Author : Pamela L. Eddy
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 224
  • ISBN-10 : 157922508X
Two-year colleges are facing major change. The majority will undergo a turnover in college presidencies in the next ten years, at a time when they are bein … GET BOOK
13 Ideas That Are Transforming the Community College World

13 Ideas That Are Transforming the Community College World [Terry U. O'Banion]

  • Author : Terry U. O'Banion
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 332
  • ISBN-10 : 1475844913
The 13 ideas in this book were identified by a group of national leaders as the most significant ideas impacting the contemporary community college. The bo … GET BOOK
Universities and Colleges as Economic Drivers

Universities and Colleges as Economic Drivers [Jason E. Lane]

  • Author : Jason E. Lane
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 338
  • ISBN-10 : 1438445024
A comprehensive examination of the relationship between higher education, state government, and economic development. … GET BOOK
Practical Leadership in Community Colleges

Practical Leadership in Community Colleges [George R. Boggs,Christine J. McPhail]

  • Author : George R. Boggs,Christine J. McPhail
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 240
  • ISBN-10 : 1119094887
Anticipate, manage, and overcome the complex issues facing community colleges Practical Leadership in Community Colleges offers a path forward through the … GET BOOK
The Cultural Nature of Human Development

The Cultural Nature of Human Development [Barbara Rogoff]

  • Author : Barbara Rogoff
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Psychology
  • Total Pages : 448
  • ISBN-10 : 0199813620
Three-year-old Kwara'ae children in Oceania act as caregivers of their younger siblings, but in the UK, it is an offense to leave a child under age 14 ears … GET BOOK
Becoming a Student-Ready College

Becoming a Student-Ready College [Tia Brown McNair,Estela Bensimon,Michelle Asha Cooper,Nicole McDonald,Thomas Major, Jr.]

  • Author : Tia Brown McNair,Estela Bensimon,Michelle Asha Cooper,Nicole McDonald,Thomas Major, Jr.
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 1119119537
Boost student success by reversing your perspective on college readiness The national conversation asking "Are students college-ready?" concentrates on num … GET BOOK
Working With Students in Community Colleges

Working With Students in Community Colleges [Lisa S. Kelsay,Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher]

  • Author : Lisa S. Kelsay,Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 1579229182
This timely volume addresses the urgent need for new strategies and better ways to serve community colleges’ present and future students at a time of rap … GET BOOK
What Excellent Community Colleges Do

What Excellent Community Colleges Do [Joshua S. Wyner]

  • Author : Joshua S. Wyner
  • Publisher : Harvard Education Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 200
  • ISBN-10 : 1612506518
In What Excellent Community Colleges Do, Joshua S. Wyner draws on the insights and evidence gained in administering the inaugural Aspen Prize for Community … GET BOOK
Minding the Dream

Minding the Dream [Gail O. Mellow,Cynthia M. Heelan]

  • Author : Gail O. Mellow,Cynthia M. Heelan
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 370
  • ISBN-10 : 1475811047
Minding the Dream provides challenging, reflective, and practitioner-based information about community colleges that is data-based, clear and accessible fo … GET BOOK
Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College

Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College [Patrick Sullivan]

  • Author : Patrick Sullivan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 3319442848
This book aims to deepen public understanding of the community college and to challenge our longstanding reliance on a deficit model for defining this impo … GET BOOK
Pathways to Reform

Pathways to Reform [Alexandra W. Logue]

  • Author : Alexandra W. Logue
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 416
  • ISBN-10 : 1400888336
A personal account of the implementation of a controversial credit transfer program at the nation's third-largest university Change is notoriously difficul … GET BOOK
13 Ideas That Are Transforming the Community College World

13 Ideas That Are Transforming the Community College World [Terry U. O'Banion]

  • Author : Terry U. O'Banion
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 332
  • ISBN-10 : 1475844913
The 13 ideas in this book were identified by a group of national leaders as the most significant ideas impacting the contemporary community college. The bo … GET BOOK
Teachin' It!

Teachin' It! [Felicia Darling]

  • Author : Felicia Darling
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 193
  • ISBN-10 : 0807777994
Teachin’ It! is a hands-on guide to cutting-edge research and classroom strategies that redress the graduation gap in community and open-access colleges. … GET BOOK
Making College Work

Making College Work [Harry J. Holzer,Sandy Baum]

  • Author : Harry J. Holzer,Sandy Baum
  • Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 280
  • ISBN-10 : 0815730225
Practical solutions for improving higher education opportunities for disadvantaged students Too many disadvantaged college students in America do not compl … GET BOOK
Basic Skills Education in Community Colleges

Basic Skills Education in Community Colleges [W Norton Grubb]

  • Author : W Norton Grubb
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 244
  • ISBN-10 : 1136206078
Nearly two-thirds of students require some form of remediation before taking college-level classes, and community colleges have become increasingly importa … GET BOOK
Community College Finance

Community College Finance [Christopher M. Mullin,David S. Baime,David S. Honeyman]

  • Author : Christopher M. Mullin,David S. Baime,David S. Honeyman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 1118954955
Smart financial management means more students served Community College Finance provides an introduction to best practices for community college leaders an … GET BOOK
Practical Leadership in Community Colleges

Practical Leadership in Community Colleges [George R. Boggs,Christine J. McPhail]

  • Author : George R. Boggs,Christine J. McPhail
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 240
  • ISBN-10 : 1119094887
Anticipate, manage, and overcome the complex issues facing community colleges Practical Leadership in Community Colleges offers a path forward through the … GET BOOK
Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College

Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College [Patrick Sullivan]

  • Author : Patrick Sullivan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 3319442848
This book aims to deepen public understanding of the community college and to challenge our longstanding reliance on a deficit model for defining this impo … GET BOOK
Handbook of Strategic Enrollment Management

Handbook of Strategic Enrollment Management [Don Hossler,Bob Bontrager]

  • Author : Don Hossler,Bob Bontrager
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 656
  • ISBN-10 : 1118819535
Improve student enrollment outcomes and meet institutional goalsthrough the effective management of student enrollments. Published with the American Associ … GET BOOK
Working Knowledge

Working Knowledge [Thomas R. Bailey,Katherine L. Hughes,David Thornton Moore]

  • Author : Thomas R. Bailey,Katherine L. Hughes,David Thornton Moore
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 1135942358
Based on five years of research in high school and community college programs, this book explores the potential for using work-based learning as part of a … GET BOOK
University-Community Partnerships for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education

University-Community Partnerships for Promoting Social Responsibility in Higher Education [Enakshi Sengupta,Patrick Blessinger,Craig Mahoney]

  • Author : Enakshi Sengupta,Patrick Blessinger,Craig Mahoney
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 1839094389
This book provides empirical evidence on how universities have considered social responsibilities as their prime focus, and engaged with civil society to e … GET BOOK
The Role of Student Affairs in Advancing Community College Student Success

The Role of Student Affairs in Advancing Community College Student Success [C. Casey Ozaki,Paulette Dalpes,Deborah L. Floyd,Gianna Ramdin]

  • Author : C. Casey Ozaki,Paulette Dalpes,Deborah L. Floyd,Gianna Ramdin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 110
  • ISBN-10 : 1000652106
This collection brings together insightful chapters which explore diverse student success initiatives and programs in response to challenges faced by commu … GET BOOK
The College Dropout Scandal

The College Dropout Scandal [David Kirp]

  • Author : David Kirp
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 019086222X
Higher education today faces a host of challenges, from quality to cost. But too little attention gets paid to a startling fact: four out of ten students - … GET BOOK
Community Colleges and Workforce Preparation in the 21st Century: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Community Colleges and Workforce Preparation in the 21st Century: Emerging Research and Opportunities [Smith, Dimitra J.,Lewis, Rhonda,Singleton, Leslie]

  • Author : Smith, Dimitra J.,Lewis, Rhonda,Singleton, Leslie
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 190
  • ISBN-10 : 1799841243
Community colleges are essential in preparing the 21st century workforce. Research has indicated that there is a shortage of individuals prepared for skill … GET BOOK
The Fast Track to New Skills

The Fast Track to New Skills [María Marta Ferreyra,Lelys Dinarte Díaz,Sergio Urzúa,Marina Bassi]

  • Author : María Marta Ferreyra,Lelys Dinarte Díaz,Sergio Urzúa,Marina Bassi
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 214
  • ISBN-10 : 1464817073
Higher education in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has expanded dramatically in the new millennium, yet enrollment in short-cycle programs (SCPs) is … GET BOOK
Social Class Supports

Social Class Supports [Georgianna Martin,Sonja Ardoin]

  • Author : Georgianna Martin,Sonja Ardoin
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 1642671231
Historically, higher education was designed for a narrow pool of privileged students. Despite national, state and institutional policies developed over tim … GET BOOK
Post-Recession Community College Reform

Post-Recession Community College Reform [Chet Jordan,Anthony Picciano]

  • Author : Chet Jordan,Anthony Picciano
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 156
  • ISBN-10 : 0429841558
The book analyses and evaluates several key community college reform programs that emerged after the Recession of 2008 and as a result of major initiatives … GET BOOK
Applying Anthropology to General Education

Applying Anthropology to General Education [Jennifer R. Wies,Hillary J. Haldane]

  • Author : Jennifer R. Wies,Hillary J. Haldane
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 212
  • ISBN-10 : 100054804X
The current higher education policy and practice landscape is simultane-ously marked by uncertainty and hope, and nowhere are these tensions more present t … GET BOOK
Academic and Student Affairs in Collaboration

Academic and Student Affairs in Collaboration [Mitchell A. Levy,Bernard A. Polnariev]

  • Author : Mitchell A. Levy,Bernard A. Polnariev
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 166
  • ISBN-10 : 1317430492
Academic and Student Affairs in Collaboration provides a comprehensive and evidenced-based understanding of the partnerships necessary to achieve an instit … GET BOOK
The Transfer Experience

The Transfer Experience [John N. Gardner,Michael J. Rosenberg,Andrew K. Koch]

  • Author : John N. Gardner,Michael J. Rosenberg,Andrew K. Koch
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 312
  • ISBN-10 : 1620369494
Co-published with img alt="" src="https://styluspub.presswarehouse.com/uploads/30375c484a455a6f1bcf87a2c803ba1523e087dc.jpg" At last there is a handbook th … GET BOOK
Reskilling America

Reskilling America [Katherine S. Newman,Hella Winston]

  • Author : Katherine S. Newman,Hella Winston
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 1627793291
From Katherine Newman, award-winning author of No Shame in My Game, and sociologist Hella Winston, a sharp and irrefutable call to reenergize this nation's … GET BOOK
Higher Education Systems Redesigned

Higher Education Systems Redesigned [Jonathan S. Gagliardi,Jason E. Lane]

  • Author : Jonathan S. Gagliardi,Jason E. Lane
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 143848769X
Long an afterthought of the American higher education ecosystem, multi-campus systems have become more important than ever. In recent years, leading higher … GET BOOK
Why the First-Year Seminar Matters

Why the First-Year Seminar Matters [Christine Harrington,Theresa Orosz]

  • Author : Christine Harrington,Theresa Orosz
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 162
  • ISBN-10 : 1475842481
This book examines the critical role that the first-year seminar can play in setting the stage for student success. Authors suggest that the time is right … GET BOOK
Preparing Students for College and Careers

Preparing Students for College and Careers [Katie Larsen McClarty,Krista D. Mattern,Matthew N. Gaertner]

  • Author : Katie Larsen McClarty,Krista D. Mattern,Matthew N. Gaertner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 204
  • ISBN-10 : 1317221621
Preparing Students for College and Careers addresses measurement and research issues related to college and career readiness. Educational reform efforts ac … GET BOOK
Community College Teacher Preparation for Diverse Geographies

Community College Teacher Preparation for Diverse Geographies [Mark M. D'Amico,Chance W. Lewis]

  • Author : Mark M. D'Amico,Chance W. Lewis
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 201
  • ISBN-10 : 1641136499
Community colleges serve as the open door to higher education for marginalized, place bound, and/or financially challenged students and communities. One of … GET BOOK
Student Success in College

Student Success in College [George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt]

  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 416
  • ISBN-10 : 1118046854
Student Success in College describes policies, programs, and practices that a diverse set of institutions have used to enhance student achievement. This bo … GET BOOK
Teaching Students About the World of Work

Teaching Students About the World of Work [Nancy Hoffman,Michael Lawrence Collins]

  • Author : Nancy Hoffman,Michael Lawrence Collins
  • Publisher : Harvard Education Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 232
  • ISBN-10 : 1682534960
Teaching Students About the World of Work argues that educational institutions—especially two-year and four-year public institutions serving low-income s … GET BOOK
Journal of International Students, 2020 Vol. 10 No. 2

Journal of International Students, 2020 Vol. 10 No. 2 [Krishna Bista,Chris Glass]

  • Author : Krishna Bista,Chris Glass
  • Publisher : OJED/STAR
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 357
  • ISBN-10 :
Issue 10.2 continues the journal's yearlong celebration with special 10th Anniversary Essays from influential voices in the field like Karin Fisher and Rah … GET BOOK
Challenges and Opportunities for Women in Higher Education Leadership

Challenges and Opportunities for Women in Higher Education Leadership [Schnackenberg, Heidi L.,Simard, Denise A.]

  • Author : Schnackenberg, Heidi L.,Simard, Denise A.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 353
  • ISBN-10 : 1522570578
Gender studies in the professional realm has long been a heavily researched field, with many feminist texts studying topics including the wage gap and fami … GET BOOK