|Author(s):||Savitz-Romer, M., Jager-Hyman, J., & Coles, A.
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Pathways to College Network (PCN)
|Description:||Today’s leaders in government, higher education, secondary schools (middle and high school), and local communities are constantly seeking new ways to improve student achievement at all levels and to increase higher education attainment. This paper proposes a unifying framework in which academic and social support policies and practices in high school go hand-in-hand with increased expectations and student success.