My blog discusses the important and complex subjects of college completion, college success, student risk factors (for failing), college readiness, and academic preparation. I will explore the pieces of the college puzzle that heavily influence, if not determine, college success rates.
Doubling the Number of Low Income College Graduates
An article in a new book, Minding the
Gap ( Harvard Education Press) by Susan Goldberger specifies 5 targeted actions to double the numbers. Her article is called , " Doing the Math'' on pages 27-41. This is the most specific roadmap of which students to focus upon that I have seen. It will be presented at a conference in Washington, DC sponsored by Jobs for the Future on Oct 4-5, http://www.jff.org/
. More details on this paper in my next blog