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Weighing the Evidence: Considering Three Approaches That Improve Students' Skills

Date and Time: March 05, 2012 12:30–1:30PM
Venue: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Level 4, 407

This forum discusses the question of how students can master basic skills. Three approaches are highlighted--college readiness partnerships, summer bridge programs, and learning communities--followed by a discussion of where to invest scarce college resources.

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Senior Research Scholar
Community College Research Center
Community College Research Center
Donna McKusick
Dean, Developmental Education and Special Academic Programs
The Community College of Baltimore County-Essex
Christine Timmerman
Lone Star College System

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