CAA100 – Understanding and Engaging Under-Resourced College Students

September 18, 2013 Published by

More under-resourced students than ever before are going to college, but colleges and universities sometimes fail to recognize their unique strengths and challenges. College culture needs students to conform to standards of behavior and academic performance. A deeper understanding of students from poverty helps create conditions that make success achievable,…

CAA400 – Strategic Consulting

September 18, 2013 Published by

Strategic consulting for higher education is tailored to the needs of your institution. Help faculty and staff serve under-resourced college students more effectively. With the guidance of an aha! Process consultant, participants develop four streams of knowledge: economic class in higher education; institutional mission and culture; participants’ experience; and principles…

CAA200 – Investigations into Economic Class in America

September 17, 2013 Published by

More students from poverty seek postsecondary education every year, but a mere 33% achieve a degree or certificate within six years of enrolling. This workshop prepares facilitators of Investigations into Economic Class in America, a curriculum for under-resourced college students. Participants explore the content, processes, and sequences in the Investigations…

CAA105 – College Retention and Engagement: A Systems Approach

September 17, 2013 Published by

Colleges and universities struggle with retention and graduation rates, especially for under-resourced and first-generation students. Nationally just one third of under-resourced students achieve a postsecondary certificate or degree within six years of enrolling. Six years to graduate 33%? These are numbers we can improve. Campuses have resources to help students,…

CAA500 – Trainer Certification

September 17, 2013 Published by

Under-resourced students in higher education are problem solvers with ideas that move the needle in the right direction. How can faculty, staff, and administrators better understand under-resourced student views and implement responses? This workshop prepares you to present the information from Understanding and Engaging Under-Resourced College Students to administrators, faculty,…

Launching Investigations

July 31, 2013 Published by

Help under-resourced and first-generation college students build the resources they need to succeed in college and in life. These resources will prepare you to organize, coordinate, and/or facilitate an Investigations into Economic Class in America course for college students. This award-winning curriculum guides college students through an investigation of the…