High school was like a penance imposed for some unknown sin. Everything I ever learned that was important was learned outside of school. So I never thought to associate schools with learning. (Amy, UMass Boston student) Today's diverse and financially burdened students entera higher education eager to succeed at institutions originally designed for culturally homogenous and predominantly white middle-class populations. They are expected to learn from faculty trained primarily as researchers. Unsurprisingly, student dropout ...

Achieving Against the Odds 2001, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781566398510

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Achieving Against the Odds 2001, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

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