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Developmental Education: What Policies and Practices Work for Students?

Conference: Achieving the Dream Annual Institute on Student Success
Date and Time: February 10, 2011 8:30–10:00 AM
Location: Indianapolis, IN

Presenters provide data from Achieving the Dream colleges to show how many students are (or are not) progressing through the sequence of developmental education courses. They also present results of rigorous evaluations of several interventions targeting developmental education students, including learning communities, summer bridge programs, contextualized basic skills and occupational training, and accelerated learning programs.

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Participants

Thomas Brock
Commissioner
National Center for Education Research
 
Shanna Smith Jaggars
Research Affiliate
Community College Research Center
 
Heather Wathington
Assistant Professor
Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
 
Davis Jenkins
Senior Research Scholar
Community College Research Center
 

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