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October 06, 2011

High Schools Under More Pressure to Report College Data

States are under increasing pressure to report their high schools' college-going rates.

September 29, 2011

Ed. Dept. to Scrutinize Standards and Test Plans for NCLB Waiver

The U.S. Department of Education will closely evaluate states' plans to adopt college- and career-ready academic standards and tests.

September 14, 2011

SAT Scores: A Gauge of College Readiness?

The latest SAT scores show a decline in all areas, but the College Board says four in 10 of those taking the test meet its definition of "college ready."

August 30, 2011

High School Shortchanged Us, Students Report

Most recent high school graduates say they wished they had taken tougher courses in high school to be better prepared for college.

August 26, 2011

College Instructors Weigh in on Common Standards

The first study to explore college instructors' views of the common standards finds support for their role in college readiness, but leaves key areas unexplored.

August 17, 2011

ACT Seeks to Connect Test Scores, Career Readiness

ACT's annual score report attempts to link scores on the college-entrance exam to career readiness.

June 22, 2011

Study: The Promise of Free Tuition Boosts Student Motivation

A study of the Kalamazoo Promise finds that offering free college tuition to students gives them the incentive to work harder and aim for college.

June 08, 2011

New EdWeek Report Sees High School Graduation Rate Rising

Education Week's annual "Diplomas Count" report explores trends in high school graduation rates, and after-high-school pathways other than a university degree.

May 27, 2011

Gates Foundation's Role in Ed Policy: An Addendum

Observers and critics take The New York Times to task for its profile of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's influence on education policy.

May 24, 2011

Report Places Dollar Value on College Majors

A new study details the relative earnings potential of various college majors.

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