Reframing Strategies for Preparation, Access, and Success
Amid changing economic and social contexts, radical changes have occurred in public higher education policies over the past three decades. Public Policy and Higher Education provides readers with new ways to analyze these complex state policies and offers the tools to examine how policies affect...
Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge
Expanding Opportunity for Underrepresented Students
Pathways to Academic Success in Higher Education examines two major challenges facing the nation. The first is preparing high school students for college, a reform that has been tackled largely through state policy initiatives. The second is creating new pathways to academic success for...
Published April 19th 2012 by Routledge
How Academic Capital Formation Can Improve Policy in Higher Education
Breaking Through the Access Barrier argues that the policies designed to address inequalities in college access are failing to address underlying issues of inequality. This book introduces academic capital formation (ACF), a groundbreaking new theory defined by family knowledge of educational...
Published October 11th 2010 by Routledge