ERIC Number: EJ647636
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Remediation at the Community College: Pressing Issues, Uncertain Solutions.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n117 p35-44 Spr 2002
Identifies five issues concerning remedial and developmental education: what is the appropriate educational level and sector for offering remediation, how to provide effective programs for diverse students, inconsistent policies and practices, to what extent placement in remedial courses should be mandatory or advisory, and whether basic skills instruction should be embedded in the regular curriculum or offered separately. (Contains 29 references.) (AUTH/KP)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, College Preparation, Community Colleges, Curriculum Based Assessment, Developmental Studies Programs, Remedial Instruction, Remedial Programs, Student Placement, Transitional Programs, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Issue titled "Next Steps for the Community College."