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Closing the Achievement Gap : an Investigation into the Efficacy of the Blugold Beginnings College Access Program
Mentoring programs have grown steadily in number over the past few years, and currently more than 5,000 such programs serve approximately three million youth nationwide (National Mentoring Partnership, 2006). College access ...
Middle School Blugold Beginnings Program : an Assessment of Growth and Outcomes of Students Enrolled in the Program
The Blugold Beginnings: College and Career Readiness Program works with local schools to provide a comprehensive college connection for 5th graders through high school seniors. When a student enters the middle school ...
Blugold Beginnings Multicultural Learning Community : a Comparison of Campus Involvement and Persistence
Underrepresented students' pathways to college tend to be more challenging, partly because they often have less access to resources, less college knowledge and preparation in the home, and often have to negotiate their ...
Blugold Beginnings Summer Camp : an Evaluation of Outcomes for STEM, Transition, and Academic Pre-college Summer Camps
Access to summer camp programming has routinely been a challenge for traditionally underrepresented students due to the high costs of registration fees (Orfield, Losen, Wald, & Swanson, 2004). Research has suggested that ...
High School Blugold Beginnings Program : an Investigation of Program Impact
The Blugold Beginnings College and Career Readiness High School Program works with local schools to provide a comprehensive college connection for high school students. The program now assesses students' level of self-efficacy ...
Impact of Mentoring on Mentors : Blugold Beginnings
A different form of mentoring is being conducted through college access programs. College access programs have been developed over the last 20 years to help students gain knowledge and get a feeling of what college education ...