Building Better Bridges into STEM: A Synthesis of 25 Years of Literature on STEM Summer Bridge Programs.
CBE Life Sci Educ 2017 ;16(4)
Biology Education Research Lab, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85281
Summer bridge programs are designed to help transition students into the college learning environment. Increasingly, bridge programs are being developed in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines because of the rigorous content and lower student persistence in college STEM compared with other disciplines. However, to our knowledge, a comprehensive review of STEM summer bridge programs does not exist. Read More