« Adolescent Literacy Report Has Implications for Standards, Assessments | Main | Judging and Managing High Schools: News from Florida and Rhode Island »

Aligning High School With College: Texas' Story

You don't have to hang around the high school space very long to hear someone bemoan the disconnect that leaves high school students unprepared for the rigors of college study. So when I started hearing about Texas' leading-edge work to fix this, I got interested. Check out my story.

Experts say the Lone Star state is way ahead of other states in putting together the pieces of the college readiness puzzle. But while Texans are proud of how far they've come, they also know there are crucial pieces of the puzzle still missing. It's a work in progress, and not an easy or tidy one, at that.

Notice: We recently upgraded our comments. (Learn more here.) If you are logged in as a subscriber or registered user and already have a Display Name on edweek.org, you can post comments. If you do not already have a Display Name, please create one here.
Ground Rules for Posting
We encourage lively debate, but please be respectful of others. Profanity and personal attacks are prohibited. By commenting, you are agreeing to abide by our user agreement.
All comments are public.


Recent Comments




Technorati search

» Blogs that link here