Student Success in College Doing What Works

Written By Christine Harrington
Student Success in College  Doing What Works
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2015
  • ISBN : 130553736X
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Student Success in College Doing What Works written by Christine Harrington which was release on 01 January 2015, this book published by Cengage Learning. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Raise the academic bar for your students and watch their confidence and success skills increase. STUDENT SUCCESS IN COLLEGE: DOING WHAT WORKS!, SECOND EDITION provides an accessible and relevant way for students to move beyond opinions and advice about how to succeed in college by offering an integrated approach of research-backed student success practices paired with student success research studies. Students learn how to put skills for success into practice as they strive to accomplish their academic goals. With an overall theme of reading, critical thinking, and information literacy skills, the text helps students feel comfortable with the structure of research study articles, making it more likely that they will successfully use these higher level sources earlier in their academic careers. By increasing academic rigor, STUDENT SUCCESS IN COLLEGE: DOING WHAT WORKS!, SECOND EDITION builds research-based knowledge about what study skills work; teaches students how to engage with scholarly sources; provides opportunities for students to actively read, critically think, and enhance information literacy skills; and supports students to increase their self-efficacy and motivation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Student Success in College Doing What Works

Student Success in College  Doing What Works
  • Author : Christine Harrington
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Raise the academic bar for your students and watch their confidence and success skills increase. STUDENT SUCCESS IN COLLEGE: DOING WHAT WORKS!, SECOND EDITION provides an accessible and relevant way for students to move beyond opinions and advice about how to succeed in college by offering an integrated approach of ...

College Student Retention

College Student Retention
  • Author : Alan Seidman
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-02-16
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Retention lingers as a major problem in higher education despite greater accessibility. The second edition of Seidman’s groundbreaking book includes three new chapters to fill information gaps on critical topics: assessment in community colleges, retention theory, and online programs. This book will be of interest to practitioners and classroom ...

Student Success in College

Student Success in College
  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-01-07
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Student Success in College describes policies, programs, and practices that a diverse set of institutions have used to enhance student achievement. This book clearly shows the benefits of student learning and educational effectiveness that can be realized when these conditions are present. Based on the Documenting Effective Educational Practice (DEEP) ...

Retention And Student Success In Higher Education

Retention And Student Success In Higher Education
  • Author : Yorke, Mantz,Longden, Bernard
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Student Success in College

Student Success in College
  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt
  • Publisher : Jossey-Bass
  • Release Date : 2005-03-15
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Student Success in College describes policies, programs, and practices that a diverse set of institutions have used to enhance student achievement. This book clearly shows the benefits of student learning and educational effectiveness that can be realized when these conditions are present. Based on the Documenting Effective Educational Practice (DEEP) ...

Community College Student Success

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  • Author : Vanessa Smith Morest
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-12-19
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : This book analyzes the emerging body of research on student success in an accessible and readable way that community college leaders will find interesting and relevant. To illustrate the connections between research and practice, case studies are drawn from community colleges that are engaging in reform....

Student Success in the Community College

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  • Author : Terry U. O'Banion,Marguerite M. Culp
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-12-15
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : For much of the twentieth century, the definition of success for most community colleges revolved around student retention and graduation. This definition no longer works—if it ever did. In Student Success in the Community College: What Really Works? respected community college leaders, researchers, and innovators argue that student success ...

Student Success in Community Colleges

Student Success in Community Colleges
  • Author : Deborah J. Boroch,Laura Hope,Bruce M. Smith,Robert S. Gabriner,Pamela M. Mery,Robert M. Johnstone,Rose Asera
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-02-22
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Student Success in Community Colleges As more and more underprepared students enroll in college, basic skills education is an increasing concern for all higher education institutions. Student Success in Community Colleges offers education leaders, administrators, faculty, and staff an essential resource for helping these students succeed and advance in college. ...

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The Role of Student Affairs in Advancing Community College Student Success
  • Author : C. Casey Ozaki,Paulette Dalpes,Deborah L. Floyd,Gianna Ramdin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-08-08
  • Total pages : 110
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : This collection brings together insightful chapters which explore diverse student success initiatives and programs in response to challenges faced by community colleges. Each chapter of the collection magnifies a specific aspect of student affairs to illustrate how dedicated departments and practitioners have effectively supported student success via select projects or ...

Piecing Together the Student Success Puzzle Research Propositions and Recommendations

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  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2007-04-20
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Examines the complicated array of social, economic, cultural, and educational factors related to student success in college....

Decision Making for Student Success

Decision Making for Student Success
  • Author : Benjamin L. Castleman,Saul Schwartz,Sandy Baum
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-03-12
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Each year, many students with affordable college options and the academic skills needed to succeed do not enroll at all, enroll at institutions where they are not well-positioned for success, or drop out of college before earning a credential. Efforts to address these challenges have included changes in financial aid ...

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  • Author : Tim Walter,Al Siebert,Laurence N. Smith
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Offers an introductory guide to college, featuring exercises, projects, and self-assessment quizzes that form the foundation of college and career skills....

Latinos in Higher Education Creating Conditions for Student Success

Latinos in Higher Education  Creating Conditions for Student Success
  • Author : Anne-Marie Nuñez,Richard E Hoover,Kellie Pickett,A. Christine Stuart-Carruthers,Maria Vazquez
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-04-23
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Latinos’ postsecondary educational attainment has not keptpace with their growing representation in the U.S. population. Howcan Latino educational attainment be advanced? This monograph presents relevant contemporary research, focusingon the role of institutional contexts. Drawing particularly onresearch grounded in Latino students’ perspectives, itidentifies key challenges Latino students face and discuss ...

Thriving in Transitions

Thriving in Transitions
  • Author : Denise D. Nelson,Laurie A. Schreiner,Michelle C. Louis
  • Publisher : The National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience
  • Release Date : 2012-05-17
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : Thriving in Transitions: A Research-Based Approach to College Student Success represents a paradigm shift in the student success literature. Grounded in positive psychology, the thriving concept reframes the student success conversation by focusing on the characteristics amenable to change and that promote high levels of academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal performance ...

Black Women College Students

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  • Author : Felecia Commodore,Dominique J. Baker,Andrew T. Arroyo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-01-31
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 130553736X
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Summary : The latest book in the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series explores the state of Black women students in higher education. Delineating key issues, proposing an original student success model, and describing what institutions can do to better support this group, this important book provides a succinct but comprehensive ...