Goal one in our Read for LIFE plan includes meaningful developmental advising. Thus, we want to ensure reading placement, along with advising for students placing into reading courses, is as accurate as it can be. Recent QEP research reveals that nearly 22% of students placing into RDG020 or RDG030 based on Compass scores could have bypassed transitional reading altogether with a little help.
Consequently, our QEP/Read for LIFE team has developed a Compass Reading Refresher (CRR) to help students prepare to Compass test (or to retest) in reading. This Compass reading prep is easily accessible through Blackboard's eCommunity.
If students taking the Compass test need help with the reading section this semester: