According to the lectures and readings, what specific frameworks, models, and initiatives can be used to help first generation college students succeed to graduation? Where do most colleges and universities currently miss the mark? Which of the models and/or initiatives presented do you think would be most effective in positively influencing the success of first generation college students? Why?
books we are using
- Brown, P, Roediger III, H., and McDaniel, M. Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
- Kuh, G., Kinzie, J., Schuh, J., Whitt, E. and Associates. Student Success in College: Creating Conditions That Matter. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
- Pascarella, E. and Terenzini, P. How College Affects Students. Volume 2. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass