Eric Ketcham's research while affiliated with New York City Department of Education and other places

Publications (6)

Article
Community colleges hold a unique space in postsecondary education and rep- resent a large student population, constituting nearly forty percent of undergraduate enrollments in the United States (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System). Specifically in the realm of language education, one out of every five enrollments in a language course at...
Article
This study analyzes the choices that heritage language (HL) learners make when enrolling in language courses at community colleges. Data from the Students and Instructors of Languages at Community Colleges (SILCC) Surveys, a nationwide survey with 1,756 students taking language courses at 101 community colleges across 33 states in the U.S., show th...
Conference Paper
This study analyzes the choices that heritage language (HL) learners make when enrolling in language courses at community colleges. Data from the Students and Instructors of Languages at Community Colleges (SILCC) Surveys, a nationwide survey with 1,756 students taking language courses at 101 community colleges across 33 states in the U.S., show th...
Article
This article presents and analyzes instructor data from the Students and Instructors of Languages at Community Colleges (SILCC) Survey. The SILCC Survey was designed to collect data from language professionals teaching at community colleges (CCs) on the specific challenges, opportunities, and potential areas of growth in their field. Results from 1...
Presentation
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What motivates students to study language at the community college level? What are the linguistic, academic and demographic profiles of community college language students? To answer these questions, the Language at the Community College Nexus project at the Center for Integrated Language Communities administered surveys to students and instructors...
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What motivates students to study language at the community college level? What are the linguistic, academic and demographic profiles of community college language students? To answer these questions, the Language at the Community College Nexus project at the Center for Integrated Language Communities administered surveys to students and instructors...