ERIC Number: EJ589287
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Students Deserve Enough Time To Prove That They Can Succeed.
Sternglass, Marilyn S.
Journal of Basic Writing, v18 n1 p3-20 Spr 1999
Discusses how public higher education is being brought under intense political pressure to demonstrate that students are proficient in basic skills before matriculating by the end of their first semester. Presents a case study that shows that through persistence and instructional support, students can successfully complete their studies over a longer time and become contributing members of society. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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