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ERIC Number: EJ460060
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 15
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0194-3081
Helping First-Generation Minority Students Achieve Degrees.
Richardson, Richard C., Jr.; Skinner, Elizabeth Fisk
New Directions for Community Colleges, n80 p29-43 Win 1992
Draws from in-depth interviews with 107 African-American, Hispanic, and Native American baccalaureate recipients regarding personal, educational, and societal influences on their decisions to persist in school and graduate. Highlights characteristics common to graduates, the problem of low teacher expectations, and strategies for successful minority student retention. (DMM)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A