By Katherine L. Hughes,Andrea Venezia

This quantity profiles the various leading edge reforms neighborhood university practitioners are engaged in, targeting aiding scholars via to commencement. whereas a lot has been written on the federal and nation degrees in regards to the have to enhance pupil finishing touch premiums, this quantity interprets that principal into motion on the campus point. It provides the practitiners' voices and studies in:

  • Changing educational content
  • Pedagogy
  • Student aid services
  • And different serious elements of group colleges.

every one bankruptcy specializes in both a specific campus-based reform or on a cross-cutting strategy or set of matters correct for many campuses. the quantity highlights possibilities, describes demanding situations and the way they have been conquer, and gives suggestions that may be utilized by different postsecondary practitioners interested by large-scale—campus, multi-campus, or system-level—reforms that objective to extend scholar success.

this can be the 167th quantity of this Jossey-Bass quarterly document sequence. necessary to the pro libraries of presidents, vice presidents, deans, and different leaders in ultra-modern open-door associations, New instructions for neighborhood Colleges offers professional advice in assembly the demanding situations in their certain and increasing academic mission.

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