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- McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 57.00
Issues of retention and student success are topics of great interest. Government and the HE sector have woken up to the implications for public finance and equity of students not completing their studies. This book is useful for policy makers, higher education managers, and lecturers. more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1997; US$ 18.75
L'université se féminise; les adultes y découvrent un instrument de promotion sociale et de perfectionnement; les jeunes n'y constituent plus un groupe homogène. Voilà autant de repères permettant de comprendre l'évolution récente des effectifs étudiants des universités québécoises.... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1998; US$ 44.95
This new and expanded edition provides a compilation of material in two parts. Part One, (An Educational Perspective,) discusses the curricular causes, needed changes in instructional delivery, curricular changes, and the visible and invisible dropout. The suggested reforms should have an immediate salutary effect on school and community. Part Two,... more...
- R&L Education 2011; US$ 33.99
Gaining on the Gap: Changing Hearts, Minds, and Practice serves as a guide along the journey taken by six individuals who each played a role in moving a school system along a path where race would not be a predictor for academic success. Join us as we share insights to challenges and victories as well as a close look at our own personal and professional... more...
- R&L Education 2011; US$ 24.99
n Do Children Drop Out of School in Kindergarten? Gregory Hickman and Randy Heinrich show how high school dropouts in many ways "drop out" of school long before they reach high school. Using a comprehensive systems approach, Hickman and Heinrich argue that our policy makers, educators, parents, and community members need to scrutinize our education... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 48.00 US$ 41.60
In this important resource, Dr. Fleming (a noted expert in the field of minority retention) draws on educational evaluations she has developed in the course of her distinguished career. This book analyzes the common factors and the role institutional characteristics play in minority student retention to show what really works in increasing academic... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012; US$ 49.99
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... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 29.00 US$ 25.13
Take an in-depth look at the difficulty in gaining traction at the institutional level in improving student retention and degree completion rates—especially at larger four year institutions where size, complexity, and multiplicity of structures and processes present particular challenges. This volume offers a way for institutional leaders... more...