Retention of students in introductory computing courses: preliminary plans - ACM retention committee

@article{Walker2017RetentionOS,
  title={Retention of students in introductory computing courses: preliminary plans - ACM retention committee},
  author={Henry MacKay Walker},
  journal={Inroads},
  year={2017},
  volume={8},
  pages={12}
}
O ver the years, much discussion within the computing-education community has focused on challenges related to student retention with specific emphasis on difficulties of retaining women and students from under-represented groups. In response, many individuals and groups have devoted considerable effort and developed numerous programs to improve student retention, with a related goal of increasing diversity. Although this work has yielded many successes, results have not been consistently… CONTINUE READING