A recent survey of leaders in the K-12 and higher education shows a desire to work together to create a seamless pathway between the sectors, but finds that barriers persist.
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New emails released from the U.S. Department of Education reflect concern about the Obama administration's plans to devise a college-rating system.
November 27, 2013
Admissions offers may be easier to obtain this year with a decline in the number of high school graduates.
November 07, 2013
A study from the Journal of College Admissions offers suggestions for high school counselors to help students ease anxiety in college search process
November 06, 2013
An evaluation of the Minnesota-based College Possible mentoring program finds low-income students who participated were more likely to enroll in a four-year college, and to attend a more-selective institution.
November 01, 2013
Nearly one-third of admissions officers surveyed say they have checked out an applicant's online profile, while the practice doesn't concern most students.
October 27, 2013
As high school students apply to colleges this fall, it's best to remember that just 2 percent of schools take less than 25 percent of their applicants.
October 21, 2013
As students face technical problems trying to apply to complete the electronic Common App, officials offer an apology and commitment to improved service.
September 09, 2013
A new interactive website to help high school students discover possible career and college options is launched by ACT Inc. today.
September 05, 2013
High school students are relying more on Twitter and Instagram for information about college, as Facebook use drops, a new survey finds.