Rebecca D. Cox draws on five years of interviews and observations at community colleges, where she shows how students and their instructors misunderstand and ultimately fail one another, despite good intentions. Eye-opening even for experienced faculty and administrators, The College Fear Factor reveals how the traditional college culture can actually pose obstacles to students' success, and suggests strategies for effectively explaining academic expectations.Dubbing this form the roundtable, she explained the purpose and guidelines for discussion of the reading assignment, Maya Angeloua#39;s aGraduation.a For the remainder of the class session, she solicited studentsa#39; comments on the essay, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The College Fear Factor|
|Author||:||Rebecca D. Cox|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2010-02-15|