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Jul 8, 2010  | 
Dr Katie Hern, English Instructor, Chabot College

An explanatory article, practical tools, and data analysis from Los Medanos and Chabot Colleges that make the case for accelerated developmental English and Math.

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Jun 24, 2011  | 
Tom Dewit & Sean McFarland, Acceleration in Context

A 30 minute film offering an on-the-ground view of how the accelerated classroom has positively impacted students' educations.

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May 2, 2001  | 
Steven Sperling, City College of San Francisco

An analysis of the impact of offering courses in shorter terms and student placement in multiple concurrent classes within a discipline on student success at City College of San Francisco.

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Oct 7, 2010  | 
Donna McKusick & Peter Adams, the Community College of Baltimore County

PowerPoint addressing how acceleration has impacted success in basic writing classes at the Community College of Baltimore County.

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Oct 6, 2010  | 
Katie Hern, Chabot College & Myra Snell, Los Medanos College

PowerPoint addressing the impact of a multi-level pre-collegiate sequences on attrition and the benefits of acceleration.

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Oct 1, 2009  | 
The RP Group

A summary of College of the Canyon's programs that led to notable improvement in basic skills success, and recognition as a 2009 Hewlett Leader in Student Success.

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Apr 22, 2010  | 
Kay Nguyen, Citrus College

Study detailing the performance of students in subsequent classes after taking a fast‐track course including a comparison to students who did not take same class in fast‐track mode.

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Apr 26, 2000  | 
Ruth Logan and Peter Geltner, Santa Monica College

A study finding that compressed courses of six or eight weeks enable students to have high rates of success.  The paper discusses factors including teaching performance, type of course,...

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