- Publisher: Alive Books (April 17, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1631320394
- ISBN-13: 978-1631320392
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.4 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 8.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 3 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,378,000 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Not Getting Stuck: Success Stories of Being Latina and Transferring from a California Community College
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“Much of what is revealed in these stories may provide new and fresh perspectives on how to help students deal successfully with the challenges in transferring.” Amaury Nora, Professor, Associate Dean for Research, & Director, Center for Research and Policy in Education, University of Texas at San Antonio
“This text provides the research and stories that educational practitioners need in order to implement new policies, practices, and strategies that will create successful transfer pathways for Latinas It is an inspirational text that provides intimate details of the aspirational capital that colleges need to support and develop for women of color.” Miguel A. Alvarez, Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions, University of California, Berkeley
"Her research into the lived experience of Latina transfer students provided a new dimension of understanding the obstacles students face in their educational journey. The student narratives showcased success strategies that helped them reach their goals and which can be applied by educators. I am thrilled that these student voices and experiences will now reach a wider audience." John C. Hernandez, Interim President, Santiago Canyon College, Orange, California
"Higher education has done a better job as of late in tracking Latino/a/x students. This valuable book begins to fill that gap, and it does so in powerful ways." John Hoffman, Associate Professor and Chair School of Education, California State University, Fullerton