Full report title: Exploration of Math Intensives as a Strategy to Move More Community College Students Out of Developmental Math Courses (August 2010)From the report: "the programs we describe have employed a variety of innovative strategies to improve student outcomes in developmental math. Although these intensive programs are targeted at students with developmental math needs, they often support more than just math. They help students learn about college support systems, teach study skills and serve as opportunities for students to build relationships with peers, mentors and faculty. One of the most intriguing elements common to many of these programs was their use as an onramp; carefully designing transitions between high school and college. ...we detail 14 math intensive programs and identify similarities and variations… examine costs and efficacy of these programs (and)...look at three colleges with multiple strategies for supporting developmental math students with intensive programs"
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