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Expanding Opportunity in Higher Education

Leveraging Promise (Suny Series, Frontiers in Education)

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • Higher,
  • Decision Making & Problem Solving,
  • Admission,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • California,
  • Education (Higher),
  • Discrimination in higher education,
  • Administration - General,
  • Universities and colleges,
  • African Americans

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPatricia Gandara (Editor), Gary Orfield (Editor), Catherine L. Horn (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7803658M
    ISBN 10079146864X
    ISBN 109780791468647

    Pathways to Academic Success in Higher Education examines two major challenges facing the nation. The first is preparing high school students for college, a reform that has been tackled largely.   Expanding Educational Opportunity was generously sponsored by Blackboard. Read The Full eBook Here We’ve spoken with 20 educational leaders to learn more about how institutions tap technology to improve education and make it available for all .

    Expanding Opportunities in Teacher Education: Connecting Visual Arts Teachers with Community via Distance: /ch Initial teacher education has a critical role in preparing future teachers. In an era of increasing distance education, an additional challenge is toCited by: 1.   A new collection of essays -- Accountability and Opportunity in Higher Education: The Civil Rights Dimension (Harvard Education Press) -- features arguments that try to change the conversation about accountability. The essays suggest that those making policy have paid far too little attention to the impact these approaches are having on.

    Education significantly increases the ability of children to move up the economic ladder. For example, having a college degree means that children born into the middle three income quintiles are more than 75 percent more likely to advance to a higher income quintile . Notes: This book addresses the way that the idea of merit has been miss-applied in the context of higher education. In particular, Guinier examines the way that conventional measures of merit do not predict performance, but do track race and social class, and that beneficiaries of Affirmative Action do out-perform their peers.


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