Remedial Instruction

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Stuck at Square One

2016

This report and audio podcast discusses how college students are increasingly caught in remedial education classes.

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Unlocking the Gate: What We Know About Improving Developmental Education

2011

This analysis focuses on four different types of interventions for improving students’ progress through remedial education and into college-level courses, including (1) strategies that help students avoid developmental education by shoring up their skills before they enter college; (2) interventions that accelerate students’ progress through developmental education by shortening the timing or content of their courses; (3) programs that provide contextualized basic skills together with occupational or college-content coursework; and (4) programs that enhance the supports for developmental le

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More Than Reshuffling: Lessons from an Innovative Remedial Math Program at the City University of New York

2011

The CUNY College Transition Initiative (CTI) was expanded and is now offered as an option to freshmen who have taken and failed multiple placement exams.

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