Scripting Success: Using Dialogue Writing to Help Students Find Their Voice

  • Susan V. Iverson
  • Rhonda S. Filipan


With dropout rates as high as 25% for many first-year college students, retention is a key university initiative. Tinto (2005) asserts that students need both social and academic integration into the university community in order to be retained. However, even those students who persist to graduate-level studies are not immune to “stopping out” or “dropping out” of school.


Doctoral Student Critical Consciousness Guidance Counselor Academic Integration Script Writing 
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  • Susan V. Iverson
  • Rhonda S. Filipan

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