Monday, March 29, 2010

6 Strategies Can Help Entering Community-College Students Succeed

Even though most community-college students say they are motivated, many haven't developed the habits that could lead them to actually achieve their academic goals.

That was a key finding of a new national survey of community- and technical-college students that is being released on Monday. A report on the survey, "Benchmarking and Benchmarks: Effective Practice With Entering Students," provides six benchmarks for colleges that are trying to improve students' habits during the critical first three weeks of class.

Get the rest of the article from The Chronicle of Higher Education: http://chronicle.com/article/6-Strategies-Can-Help-Entering/64871/

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