Education Trust study shows low college completion rates among minority and low-income students; two new books examine the debate about 21st century skills; a study questions whether charter-management groups can succeed on a larger scale.
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December 04, 2009
December 03, 2009
Author Richard Whitmire wades into the thorny area of college admissions preferences for men.
November 10, 2009
An annual survey measures student engagement in college; a new brief offers states guidance on how to assess student achievement at their colleges.
November 04, 2009
New paper raises questions about the interpretation of international college-attainment data.
October 13, 2009
Stanford University education professor Mike Kirst has spent many years on the challenge of building college readiness in adolescents. (See his blog, here, if you don't already know about it.) He has now written a paper for the Education Commission of the States that makes the case for another of th...
August 11, 2009
College readiness buzz persists into the heat of August.
June 03, 2009
A new report spotlights which colleges are graduating respectable numbers of students, and which aren't.
May 27, 2009
States consider tying funding of public colleges to their graduation rates.
May 21, 2009
Policy wonks and educators burrow into what it will take to meet President Obama's target.