ERIC Number: ED394414
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Feb
Architects of the Future. Selected Conference Papers, Volume 1. National Association for Developmental Education Annual Conference Proceedings (19th, Chicago, Illinois, February 22-26, 1995).
Higbee, Jeanne L., Ed.; Dwinell, Patricia L., Ed.
This conference proceedings publication addresses issues in developmental education at the postsecondary level. Papers included are: "Developmental Studies Teachers to Retention Specialists: Assets, Not Liabilities" (Carol H. Bader); "Primary and Secondary Orientation Support for One Underrepresented Group" (Allen R. Barlow and Kerri Heavens); "Magazines in Developmental Writing: An Innovative Reading-Writing Connection" (Sandra Karnei Chumchal); "Summary of the Final Report of the American Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges: Standards for Developmental and Introductory College Mathematics" (Betsy Darken); "Effects of Testing Methods on Outcomes in Developmental Algebra" (Jeanette W. Glover); "Breaking Down the Barriers" (Ellen Hendrix et al.); "A Fair Chance for All" (Trevor Hulme and Allen R. Barlow); "Academic Probation: A Road to Academic Success" (Marjorie L. Illingworth); "Arts Internships as Transition Space for Students At Risk" (Linda Adler Kassner and Terence Collins); "Tutor Training Enhanced By Knowledge of Tutee Expectations" (Joan L. Krabbe and Mark A. Krabbe); "Supplemental Instruction in Biology at the College Level" (Ofra N. Peled and Anna C. Kim); "Building Mathematical Understanding: From Counting to Chaos" (Patrick Perdew et al.); "Educating the Postsecondary Student with Learning Disabilities" (Linda Schnapp); "Integration of Basic Composition and Reading" (Caroline Stern); "Activities to Promote Achievement Among Mathematics Students" (Pamela V. Thomas and Jeanne L. Higbee); "Developing Experiential Learning Assignments for Composition Courses" (Edna M. Troiano); "Supplemental Instruction's Impact on Affect: A Follow-Up and Expansion" (Julia N. Visor et al.); "Mathematics Survival: A Linked Course" (Gideon L. Weinstein); and "Student's World: A Writing Assignment" (Annette C. Williams). (Individual papers contain references.) (NAV)
Descriptors: Art Education, Biology, Compensatory Education, Developmental Programs, High Risk Students, Higher Education, Learning Disabilities, Mathematics Instruction, Reading Instruction, Remedial Instruction, Remedial Mathematics, Remedial Programs, Science Instruction, Special Needs Students, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Developmental Education.