By Tia Brown McNair,Susan Albertine,Michelle Asha Cooper,Nicole McDonald,Jr., Thomas Major
The nationwide dialog asking "Are scholars college-ready?" concentrates on a variety of elements which are past greater education's keep watch over. Becoming a Student-Ready College flips the varsity readiness dialog to supply a brand new point of view on developing institutional price 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 faculties and universities doing to organize for the scholars who're coming into their associations? What needs to swap in an institution's rules, practices, and tradition so as to be student-ready?
Clear and concise, this ebook is filled with insightful dialogue and sensible thoughts for attaining your bold pupil luck objectives. those rules for remodeling practices and rules supply greater than nutrients for thought—they supply a real-world framework for actual institutional swap. you are going to learn:
- How educators can recognize their very own biases and assumptions approximately underserved scholars with a purpose to enable for change
- New how one can strengthen scholar studying and success
- How to strengthen and price scholar resources and social capital
- Strategies and methods 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 tackle their preconceived notions approximately pupil good fortune head-on. Becoming a Student-Ready College presents a truth money in keeping with trendy greater schooling environment.
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