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ERIC Number: EJ613167
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0748-8475
Student Retention: Why Do We Keep Losing Them?
Arnold, Jane
Thought & Action, v16 n1 p131-38 Sum 2000
Discussion of student retention at community colleges identifies reasons for student failure and withdrawal, concluding that many students leave school for reasons such as emotional problems, poor motivation, and financial problems over which instructors have no control. Suggests too much emphasis on retaining ill-prepared students detracts from teaching prepared and motivated students. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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