Earlier this month, Hawkes Learning joined other South Carolina businesses at Columbia's Metropolitan Convention Center to celebrate being one of South Carolina's Best Places to Work! The statewide program—managed by Best Companies Group—identifies, recognizes, and honors the best employers in the state of South Carolina for benefiting the state’s economy, workforce, and businesses. Only 70 businesses … Continue reading Hawkes Learning Named One of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina Again!
[Originally published on Brookings] Judith Scott-Clayton, an Associate Professor of Economics and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, writes about the lack of evidence surrounding the effectiveness of traditional remedial placement and delivery practices in “Evidence-based reforms in college remediation are gaining steam – and so far living up to the hype.” She describes the … Continue reading Research is influencing college remediation (including Coreqs)
[Originally published on Inside Higher Ed] Alexandra Logue, a research professor at the Center for Advanced Study in Education at the City University of New York Graduate Center, describes an effective implementation of the corequisite model at City University of New York. This study adds to the growing body of research on the benefits of corequisite … Continue reading Evidence continues to show corequisite effectiveness
Building a corequisite course takes time and effort. And when it comes to building a successful coreq course, it takes a village. Identifying leadership for the group decisions surrounding this kind of course is important, so who should become involved? Some ideas of groups and organizations include the following: Administration – Of course, you'll need the … Continue reading Creating your corequisite course: Who should get involved?
The third National Mathematics Summit (for Math in the First Two Years of College) is taking place November 13–14 in Orlando, FL. Register to attend this exciting conference here! During the summit, national experts from the Carnegie Foundation, the Dana Center, the Mathematics Association of America, the National Center for Developmental Education, Dr. Paul Nolting, NADE, and AMATYC … Continue reading Register Today for the Third National Mathematics Summit