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ERIC Number: EJ774504
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-May
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
Are Students Ready for College? What Student Engagement Data Say
McCarthy, Martha; Kuh, George D.
Phi Delta Kappan, v87 n9 p664-669 May 2006
How realistic are high school students' educational aspirations? Reviewing the findings of the High School Survey of Student Engagement, Ms. McCarthy and Mr. Kuh note a troubling mismatch between the academic habits of many high school students and what will be expected of them in college. (Contains 1 figure and 19 endnotes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A