U.S. Census data shows nearly 1 million fewer high school graduates enrolled in college in 2013 than in 2011.
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September 29, 2014
September 23, 2014
Faced with sobering data on college attainment, a charter network collectively embarked on a new approach to ensure success for all students.
September 17, 2014
The Texas state board of education is considering requiring Advanced Placement U.S. History courses to follow the state curriculum rather than the framework laid out by the test developers, reports the Associated Press.
September 16, 2014
The state Board of Regents considers letting students swap one of the social studies exams for a test in career-technical education or the arts.
September 10, 2014
Professional development and in-service training programs are expanding to help school counselors encourage an increasingly diverse high school population to go to college.
September 04, 2014
All four segments of California's higher education system are working to align admissions and teacher-preparation programs to reflect the common core.
August 22, 2014
Among 2014 graduates, 73 percent of ACT test takers had completed a core college prep curriculum, helping them earn higher scores on the exam.
August 20, 2014
ACT participation continues to grow, with 19 states now committed to giving the ACT to all high school juniors.
August 20, 2014
The average composite SAT score was 21 for the high school class of 2014 and a record 57 percent of graduates took the college-entrance exam.
August 14, 2014
More organizations and higher education institutions pledge to work to improve college access as a new summit is scheduled at the White House for Dec. 4.