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2013 NextDev Convening: No Shortage of Ideas and Innovations to Reform Developmental Education

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Delivery, Project Updates | Comments Off

    As a follow-up to our online NextDev Challenge from last fall, Getting Past Go hosted a meeting on May 30-31 in Denver. The NextDev Convening quickly became fertile ground to exchange ideas,...

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Gauging the Effectiveness of Developmental Studies Programs

Posted by on Jan 23, 2013 in Accountability, Delivery | Comments Off

Guest blogger John Squires describes a metric that institutions can use to evaluate the impact of their developmental education programs. As colleges across the nation look for ways to increase student success in...

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How Can Community Colleges Improve Remedial Education Practices?

Posted by on Nov 15, 2012 in Delivery | Comments Off

Dr. W. Norton Grubb’s forthcoming book, “Basic Skills in Community Colleges:...

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The Emporium Model: Fact and Fiction

Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in Delivery | Comments Off

Guest blogger John Squires addresses three myths that have dogged the Emporium...

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Who Should Teach Developmental Education?

Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in Delivery | Comments Off

Guest bloggers Leticia T. Bustillos and Tara L. Parker discuss the role of...

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Why We Don’t Know More about Effective Developmental Education

Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in Accountability, Data | Comments Off

Guest bloggers Leticia T. Bustillos and Tara L. Parker discuss the research...

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Challenging Remediation’s Status Quo

Posted by on May 2, 2012 in Colorado, Delivery | Comments Off

Guest blogger Scott Mendelsberg describes an early remediation program being...

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