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High Impact Practices

The Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE) has identified thirteen promising practices with emerging success in community colleges (2012).  At GHC, we are exploring ways to incorporate these practices into our student success initiatives.

1. Assessment & Placement

2. Orientation

3. Academic Goal Setting and Planning

4. Registration Before Classes Begin

5. Accelerated or Fast-Track Developmental Education

6. First-Year Experience

7. Student Success Course

8. Learning Community

9. Class Attendance

10. Alert and Intervention

11. Experiential Learning Beyond the Classroom

12. Tutoring

13. Supplemental Instruction

For more information about CCCSE’s high impact practices research, read A Matter of Degrees: Promising Practices for Community College Student Success