By Tia Brown McNair,Susan Albertine,Michelle Asha Cooper,Nicole McDonald,Jr., Thomas Major
The nationwide dialog asking "Are scholars college-ready?" concentrates on quite a few elements which are past greater education's keep watch over. Becoming a Student-Ready College flips the school readiness dialog to supply a brand new standpoint on developing institutional worth and facilitating pupil good fortune. rather than targeting scholar preparedness for faculty (or lack thereof), this booklet asks the extra pragmatic query of what are schools and universities doing to arrange for the scholars who're coming into their associations? What needs to swap in an institution's regulations, practices, and tradition to be able to be student-ready?
Clear and concise, this publication is jam-packed with insightful dialogue and useful thoughts for attaining your formidable pupil luck ambitions. those rules for remodeling practices and guidelines offer greater than nutrients for thought—they provide a real-world framework for genuine institutional switch. you will learn:
- How educators can recognize their very own biases and assumptions approximately underserved scholars which will enable for change
- New how you can improve scholar studying and success
- How to enhance and cost pupil resources and social capital
- Strategies and ways for making a new student-focused tradition of management at each level
To really develop into student-ready, educators needs to make tough judgements, face the pressures of accountability, and deal with their preconceived notions approximately scholar good fortune head-on. Becoming a Student-Ready College offers a fact cost in response to contemporary greater schooling environment.
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