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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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Participants

Senior Research Scientist
Community College Research Center
Thomas Brock
Commissioner
National Center for Education Research
Donna McKusick
Dean, Developmental Education and Special Academic Programs
The Community College of Baltimore County-Essex
Christine Timmerman
Professor
Lone Star College System

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