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All Learning is Learning: Contextual Approaches to Developmental Education

Conference: League for Innovation in the Community College Annual Conference
Date and Time: March 03, 2008

This presentation examines different approaches to contextualizing developmental education and discusses a report about a federally funded study of three community colleges and how they prepare developmental education students for reading and writing in science courses. The presentation also includes information on how the integration of career counseling contributed to student success in FastStart@CCD, an accelerated developmental education program.

Associated Papers


Dolores Perin
Senior Research Associate
Community College Research Center
James Jacobs
Macomb Community College
Elaine DeLott Baker
Fast Start, Community College of Denver

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