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.
New Guide For State Policy: College and Career Readiness
Education Trust and Achieve have published a useful guide and specific road map for improving state policy to enhance college and career readiness. It focuses upon neglected areas like better assessments and teacher support materials. It also prescribes moving beyond narrow punitive accountability measures. There is not much new here, but it is a useful collection of concepts and ideas that have been circulating in a fragmented manner. Go to www.achieve.org