Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education

Written By Robyn Benson
Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 July 2013
  • ISBN : 1780633858
  • Pages : 254 pages
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Download or read book entitled Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education by author: Robyn Benson which was release on 31 July 2013 and published by Elsevier with total page 254 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Government initiatives in many countries emphasise social inclusion in higher education, resulting in a more diverse student population. This presents opportunities and challenges for academic and professional staff in managing and supporting these students. Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education focuses on how students succeed amidst a culture of widening participation. The book is divided into seven chapters. The first introduces current literature and policies to present an international perspective on widening participation in higher education. The following five chapters present students’ stories on topics including getting into higher education, the international experience, coping with education later in life, and identity. Stories are followed by implications for management and support, and discussion topics for practitioners. The book concludes by looking at how students succeed in higher education and the implications for managing and supporting student diversity. Provides an accessible and practical resource using students’ own voices Emphasises how students from diverse backgrounds succeed in higher education Offers in-depth personal insights into issues facing learners from diverse backgrounds

Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education

Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education
  • Author : Robyn Benson,Margaret Heagney,Lesley Hewitt,Glenda Crosling,Anita Devos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-07-31
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : Government initiatives in many countries emphasise social inclusion in higher education, resulting in a more diverse student population. This presents opportunities and challenges for academic and professional staff in managing and supporting these students. Managing and Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education focuses on how students succeed amidst a culture ...

Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education

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  • Author : Michelle Morgan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-07-18
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : Supporting Student Diversity in Higher Education is a working manual that is designed to help managers, academics and members of the professional service teams within universities, recruit and support a diverse student body across the student lifecycle at the same time as delivering a quality student experience in a challenging ...

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  • Publisher : Multilingual Matters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-08
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : Diversity - social, cultural, linguistic and ethnic - poses a challenge to all educational systems. Some authorities, schools and teachers look upon it as a problem, an obstacle to the achievement of national educational goals, while for others it offers new opportunities. Successive PISA reports have laid bare the relative ...

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  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : Addressed to teachers learning about children with diverse backgrounds and abilities, offers a set of biographies and simulated files of six students at three educational levels and practical activities that can be used with the biographies and files to s...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008-10
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Release Date : 2012
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-21
  • Total pages : 452
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : This entirely new edition of a very successful book focuses on developing professional academic skills for supporting and supervising student learning and effective teaching. It is built on the premise that the roles of those who teach in higher education are complex and multi-faceted. A Handbook for Teaching and Learning ...

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  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005-02
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  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2014-11-20
  • Total pages : 232
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Summary : A complete guide to developing effective practices in learning, teaching and assessment for staff working in higher education. Drawing on a wealth of international examples, the book ranges across traditional practices like giving lectures and marking exams, as well as innovations such as 'flipped classrooms' and blended learning approaches....

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  • Author : Dennis Conrad,Stacey Blackman
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Total pages : 459
  • ISBN : 1780633858
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Summary : Caribbean Discourse in Inclusive Education Volume II “Responding to Learner Diversity and Learner Difficulties” shares selected critical reflections and recommendations on the way educational communities respond to student diversity and difficulties learning. These contexts include the Caribbean, the Diaspora, and beyond. Authors explore issues and strategies for realizing and sustaining ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999-10
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Tim Loreman,Joanne Deppeler,David Harvey
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 273
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Summary : A practical guide to working with primary and secondary students who need extra attention. It outlines the principles behind diversity and inclusive policies, and discusses the range of needs teachers can expect to encounter in an inclusive classroom....

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 212
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