College enrollment hits an all-time high, even as concerns are raised about states' education standards.
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October 30, 2009
October 22, 2009
Good reading on alternative high schools in Chicago and a California program that bridges high school and college expectations.
October 21, 2009
The College Board finds tuition and fees rising faster than they have in recent years.
October 16, 2009
A new ACT report and comments by College Board President Gaston Caperton offer insight into college-admissions tests.
October 15, 2009
Arne Duncan said choosing between career and college-readiness standards is a "false choice."
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...
October 07, 2009
A Cincinnati teacher is drawing national notice for a course she designed to help students succeed in college.
September 25, 2009
The film about the Providence St. Mel school shows how it's been sending its graduates to college for three decades.
September 23, 2009
A study finds that assistance with the federal financial-aid form makes a big difference to students and families.
September 22, 2009
A more in-depth look at new research on how students fail to graduate when they choose colleges that are too easy for them.