Examining ACT test-takers in the class of 2012, research finds a link between academic readiness and college dropout and transfer rates.
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April 09, 2014
April 08, 2014
Results from a new Next America Poll finds Americans' views about the necessity of a four-year degree has been slipping.
April 08, 2014
The Washington Post released its annual Most Challenging High Schools, highlighting schools where the most students take college-level examinations.
April 07, 2014
The Obama Administration plans to roll out an initiative aimed at encouraging colleges to grant credit for student-apprentices who learn new skills on the job.
April 02, 2014
An Education Trust report follows high-achieving students through high school and discovers those from low-income backgrounds and students of color don't excel as much as their wealthier, white peers.
March 28, 2014
Most African American students aren't receiving the education they need to succeed in college, says a new report.
March 24, 2014
New data from the Office of Civil Rights indicates that racial minorities were underrepresented in gifted-and-talented programs and Advanced Placement classes, among other areas.
March 17, 2014
The measure would increase course requirements in science, foreign languages, and the arts.
March 14, 2014
Here's a look at what the revisions to the SAT mean for the math portion and what two math experts think of the changes.
March 13, 2014
Some like emphasis on equity and fairness by College Board; others are awaiting test details and will be closely watching schools to see if they change to better prepare all students to be college ready.