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ERIC Number: EJ878307
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
Engaging a Systemic Partnership to Increase College Access and Success
Benson, Gwen; McClendon, Susan Crim
Metropolitan Universities, v19 n4 p57-62 2008
Systemic, university-school-community partnerships characterize efforts by Georgia State University to enhance preparation of urban teachers and urban student success. A partnership with the Atlanta Housing Authority focuses on family education in mixed-income communities. Work with the National Parks Service's Martin Luther King, Jr., Center produced interactive curriculum for student visitors Early College High School is an all-university commitment with the Atlanta Public Schools to support high school students earning college credit on the GSU campus. And the DREAMS project serves African American students at three professional development schools helping them to stay in school, achieve academic success, and prepare for college.
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), 815 West Michigan Street UC 3140E, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5164. Tel: 317-274-5036; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia