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Access to Success in the Urban High School

The Middle College Movement (Reflective History, 7)

by Harold S. Wechsler

  • 12 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Teachers College Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Secondary schools,
  • Education In Urban Areas,
  • Educational Innovations,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Higher,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Alternative education,
  • Case studies,
  • College-school cooperation,
  • United States,
  • Urban schools

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam J. Reese (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11293706M
    ISBN 100807740527
    ISBN 109780807740521
    OCLC/WorldCa46472235

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    Founded and operated by educators with a deep commitment to the success of all learners, our mission is to provide teachers, administrators, and other school staff with quality tools and resources that will better enable them to help every student achieve success. To this end, we publish books, quick-reference laminated guides, and produce.   Over time, they detach from the school and their students, sticking to the status quo without much thought. Ridas: Based off the popular rap expression "Ride or Die," Ridas are a small portion of urban teachers who are willing to take risks and build deep emotional connections with their students, even if they may be let down in the process.

    What Is an Urban School? When thinking of high need schools, the first thing that comes to mind for many people is the image of an inner city school, crowded and poorly truth is, while this is a stereotype and many urban schools perform exceptionally well, there are still urban schools across the country that are in high need of teachers and resources. Urban school reform is a challenging enterprise; in America's current educational environment, it is becoming an oxymoron for any urban high school educational reform model to make a claim of positive and sustainable impact on urban youth. Urban public high schools seemingly experience far too many barriers and obstacles to overcome.


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Access to Success in the Urban High School by Harold S. Wechsler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Access to Success in the Urban High School: The Middle College Movement (Reflective History, 7) by Harold S. Wechsler (Author)Cited by: ERIC - ED - Access to Success in the Urban High School: The Middle College Movement.

Reflective History Series., This book describes the design, growth, and replication of New York City's Middle College High School (MCHS).Cited by: 1.

Get this from a library. Access to success in the urban high school: the middle college movement. [Harold S Wechsler] -- This history of one school innovation recounts the painstaking labors of those willing to help at-risk youth succeed in our complex society.

The author examines the middle college movement by. This book documents a year in the life of five adolescents preparing for college. The text examines the different pathways that brought these students to where they are: living in poverty, attending overcrowded schools, and the pressure to be the first in their families to attend college are just a few of the challenges these students must battle en route to college and that impact Cited by: 2.

() in the percentage of high school seniors in rural, suburban, and urban high schools that have access to at least one AP. Orange bars show trends over time () in the percentage of all seniors in rural, suburban, and urban high.

Access to society journal content varies across our titles. Dilemmas of race, identify, and success at Capital High. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press. Google Scholar. Garibaldi, A. Educating and motivating African-American males to talented students in an urban high school.

Roeper Review, 27, Google Scholar. Providing Urban Leaders Success in Education, or PULSE, believes that every student deserves a second chance. At this small, alternative high school, there are no Regents requirements or minimum credits for admission.

Students ages 17–21 study four core subjects in minute periods each day earning up to 22 credits per year. urban and non-urban schools and between high poverty and low poverty schools on most of the indi-cators of student background, school experiences, and student outcomes studied.

Students attending schools with both an urban loca-tion and a high poverty concentration were expected, therefore, to have particularly unfavorable circum-stances. Access to Success Graduation Live Stream Posted June 1, Access to Success Graduation is on June 5th at pm at the Carroll College football field.

Electronic books Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Wechsler, Harold S., Access to success in the urban high school. New York: Teachers College Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors.

Urban students are particularly vulnerable to academic failure. Urban students’ school perfor-mance, involvement, and perception of the quality of their school environment all decline, and these declines are linked to school dropout rates. High failure rates in urban schools are symptomatic of a range of problems these schools face.

Urban high school counselors' experiences with students' access to and success in college. Printer-friendly version. Although much has been gained from substantial research identifying factors that predict college access and retention for underrepresented students, the role of the high school counselor, which has been identified as critical.

Many of the student background characteristics and school experiences of urban students outlined above would suggest that students in urban and particularly urban high poverty schools had greater challenges to overcome than did suburban or rural students in achieving academically, attaining education, and encountering success in the labor market.

Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School located in Bronx, New York - NY. Find Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School test scores, student-teacher ratio, parent reviews and teacher stats. Access to Success is a high school diploma completion program. All coursework is provided in an adult learning environment.

The program is housed on the Helena College campus. Eligibility is limited to those persons 16 and over not currently enrolled in school and who do not have a high school diploma. To listen to some school reformers, you'd think there are no urban traditional public schools that are successful.

Here's a different story, excerpted from David Kirp's new "Improbable Scholars. The storyline is a familiar one: An idealistic new teacher, full of hope and enthusiasm, embarks on a career at a tough urban school. The plot then takes one of two typical turns: Either the. Cleveland State University [email protected] ETD Archive Urban High School Counselors' Experiences with Students' Access to and Success.

Urban High School Students and the Challenge of Access: Many Routes, Difficult Paths, 2nd Edition Eds., William G. Tierney, Julia E. Colyar. Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, June Buy now: Amazon | Peter Lang. The Urban School Context Effective teaching, as defined by student outcomes and improvement, is a result of the right combinations of methods, materials, student characteristics, teacher characteristics, and the context in which teaching and learning occur.

Those assigned or choosing to teach in urban schools, where not only students but also the. The term “Equity-Mindedness” refers to the perspective or mode of thinking exhibited by practitioners who call attention to patterns of inequity in student outcomes.

These practitioners are willing to take personal and institutional responsibility for the success of their students, and critically reassess their own practices.At Kensington High School, we are proud to serve our students and their families by providing high quality education, access to specialized Career and Technical Education (CTE) classes, and college and career planning in a student-centered neighborhood school that has been an important part of our community for more than years.

Beginning aroundwhen Cincinnati's test score results were on par with Ohio's other struggling urban school districts, it began to break away from the pack, and in became the first city.