Books

Books from DevEd Press

 The Profession and Practice of Learning Assistance and Developmental Education: 

Essays in Memory of Dr. Martha Maxwell 

Edited by Jeanne L. Higbee

Co-published with the National Center for Developmental Education and edited by Jeanne L. Higbee, The Profession and Practice of Learning Assistance and Developmental Education: Essays in Memory of Dr. Martha Maxwell  can be used for scholarly research, professional development enhancement, course instructional material, and applications to practice The book is first of its kind, honoring Martha Maxwell’s vision and featuring chapters from the CLADEA Fellows; it is organized into sections by historical context, current issues, and best practices.

Attaining Excellence in Developmental Education:

Research-Based Recommendations for Administrators

By Hunter R. Boylan and D. Patrick Saxon


Applying lessons learned from years of studying research and best practices in developmental education at high performing institutions, Attaining Excellence is designed to provide recommendations to administrators that will contribute to excellence in the developmental education classroom.

What Works: A Guide to Research-Based Best 

Practices in Developmental Education

By Hunter R. Boylan

 What Works features results from the "Best Practices in Developmental Education" benchmarking study by the Continuous Quality Improvement Network and the American Productivity and Quality Center. These results are combined with findings from a decade of research by the National Center for Developmental Education to create a guide to the best models and techniques available for the professional developmental educator.