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Title Increasing access to college : extending possibilities for all students / edited by William G. Tierney and Linda Serra Hagedorn.

Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2002.

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Description 1 online resource (vi, 250 pages) : illustrations.
Series SUNY series, frontiers in education
SUNY series, frontiers in education.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pre-college outreach programs: a national perspective / Watson Scott Swail and Laura W. Perna -- The relationship between urbanicity and educational outcomes / Clifford Adelman -- A theoretical and practical view of student adjustment and academic achievement / Amaury Nora -- Meeting common goals: linking K-12 and college interventions / Patricia Gandara -- The social construction of college access: confronting the technical, cultural, and political barriers to low-income students of color / Jeannie Oakes [and others] -- (In)(di)visible identities of youth: college preparation programs from a feminist standpoint / Michelle G. Knight and Heather A. Oesterreich -- Partners for preparation: redistributing social and cultural capital / Susan Yonezawa, Makeba Jones, and Hugh Mehan -- Making school to college programs work: academics, goals, and aspirations / Linda Serra Hagedorn and Shereen Fogel -- Parental guidance suggested: family involvement in college preparation programs / Alexander Jun and Julia Colyar -- Reflective evaluation: improving practice in college preparation programs / William G. Tierney.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Educational equalization -- United States.
College preparation programs -- United States.
College attendance -- United States.
Education, Higher -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Tierney, William G.
Hagedorn, Linda Serra.
Other Form: Print version: Increasing access to college. Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2002 0791453634 (DLC) 2001042917 (OCoLC)47289675
ISBN 0585464014 (electronic bk.)
9780585464015 (electronic bk.)
0791453634 (alk. paper)
9780791453636 (alk. paper)
0791453642 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780791453643 (pbk. ; alk. paper)