By C. Casey Ozaki,Robin L. Spaid

scholar affairs pros are serious to the efforts to enhance scholars' reports and outcomes--especially in two-year associations. This quantity explores the background of scholar improvement and school impression theories and types in terms of two-year associations.

Topics coated include:

  • analysis of the applicability of the literature for varied and present neighborhood schools and scholar populations,
  • implications for practitioners, and
  • presentation of different types and lenses.

This is the 174th quantity of this Jossey-Bass quarterly record sequence. necessary to the pro libraries of presidents. vice presidents, deans, and different leaders in ultra-modern open-door institutions, New instructions for neighborhood Colleges presents specialist assistance in assembly the demanding situations in their exact and increasing academic venture.


Show description

Read or Download Applying College Change Theories to Student Affairs Practice: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 174 (J-B CC Single Issue Community Colleges) PDF

Similar college & university education books

College Students in the United States: Characteristics, Experiences, and Outcomes

Students within the usa bills for modern and expected scholar demographics and enrollment styles, a large choice of campus environments and a number results together with studying, improvement, and fulfillment. through the e-book, the differing studies, wishes, and consequence of scholars around the diversity of “traditional” (18-24 years outdated, full-time scholars) and non-traditional (for instance, grownup and returning inexperienced persons, veterans, contemporary immigrants) are highlighted.

Rita and Gerald: Adult Learning in Britain Today

Rita and Gerald lines the historical past of grownup studying within the united kingdom from the mid-19th century to the current. either a party and a defence of grownup schooling, it exhibits how grownup schooling has tailored to alter over two hundred years and why the sphere is this day wanted greater than ever. equipped round the academic tales of one hundred fifty scholars in six most effective associations who're learning courses starting from entry-level English to post-graduate levels, the ebook combines a theoretical point of view with perception into human aspirations.

Toward a Broader Understanding of Stress and Coping: Mixed Methods Approaches (Research on Stress and Coping in Education)

Examine on tension and coping phenomena has been one of the most generally studied subject matters in social and behavioral sciences up to now a number of many years. although, the authors during this ebook have elevated the bottom of pressure and coping examine through delivering a precious reference resource that comes with directions and frameworks in addition to empirical findings regarding the applying of combined equipment ways to the learn of rigidity and coping.

Language, Race, and Power in Schools: A Critical Discourse Analysis (Routledge Research in Education)

During this edited assortment, authors from a variety of educational, cultural, racial, linguistic, and private backgrounds use serious discourse research as a conceptual framework and solution to learn social inequities, id concerns, and linguistic discrimination confronted via traditionally oppressed teams in colleges and society.

Additional info for Applying College Change Theories to Student Affairs Practice: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 174 (J-B CC Single Issue Community Colleges)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.70 of 5 – based on 3 votes