The Global Achievement Gap_Week5

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Unformatted text preview: 4/15/11 + Click icon to add picture Click icon to add picture Click icon to add picture The Global Achievement Gap: Week 3 Catie C. Wolfgang 4/15/11 + Click icon to add picture Click icon to add picture Click icon to add picture The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best Schools Dont Teach The New Survival Skills Our Children Need and What We Can Do About It Week 3 Catie C. Wolfgang 4/15/11 + The Seven Survival Skills n Critical Thinking and Problem Solving n Collaboration Across Networks and Leading by Influence n Agility and Adaptability n Initiative and Entrepreneurialism n Effective Oral and Written Communication n Access and Analyzing Information n Curiosity and Imagination 4/15/11 + Lumina Foundation for Education Luminas Mission and Goal n The mission of Lumina Foundation for Education is to expand access and success in education beyond high school, particularly among adults, first-generation college going students, low-income students and students of color. n This mission is directed toward a single, overarching big goal: to increase the percentage of Americans with high-quality degrees and credentials to 60 percent by the year 2025. 4/15/11 + U.S. Educational Pipeline by Race/Ethnicity Source: National Center for Education Statistics, reported in McPherson, M.S. & Schapiro, M.O. (Eds.). (2006). College access: Opportunity or privilege . New York: The College Board. Of 100 ninth graders, how many 4/15/11 + More data on the fate of Urban Public High School gradates in Higher Education n Academically Underprepared Students: n 40% of 4 year college students and 63% of two year college students take remediation courses which cost the same as credit bearing courses but do not fulfill graduation requirements. n Students with low SES: n 66% of students from Americas wealthiest quartile enroll in college....
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2011 for the course UE 0854 taught by Professor Catherinewolfgang during the Spring '10 term at Temple.

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