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A national public policy initiative to improve developmental studies in postsecondary education

Increasing the Success of Students Assessed at the Lowest Levels

Posted by on Sep 20, 2011 in Assessment/Placement, Commentary, Delivery | Comments Off

Read the full Jam report: Turning Around Failure: System Triage for Severely Under-Prepared Adults in Higher Education HERE. The Education...

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The Challenge of Serving Those Assessed at the Lowest Levels

Posted by on Sep 20, 2011 in Assessment/Placement, Commentary, Delivery | 1 comment

Not surprisingly, few who are placed 2, 3 or more levels below college ready ever complete their remedial education sequence, pass a...

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State Policy Support for Developmental Education Reform in a Time of Fiscal Crisis

Posted by on Oct 27, 2011 in Commentary | Comments Off

Guest blog by Michael Lawrence Collins. Never before has there been so much attention to developmental education reform. I’ve heard it...

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Standards: A Critical Need for K-16 Collaboration

Posted by on Nov 1, 2011 in Commentary | Comments Off

States will need to move quickly to get postsecondary institutions on board as they begin to implement the common core standards, argue...

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The Role of Minority Serving Institutions in Remedial Reform

Posted by on Dec 14, 2011 in Commentary, Delivery | Comments Off

In the movement to shift most, if not all, remediation to community colleges, many states must clarify the role of four-year minority...

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Getting Past Go: 2012 and Beyond

Posted by on Dec 14, 2011 in Commentary, Project Updates | 1 comment

Getting Past Go has had a great run these past three years by putting the challenges and issues related to the current state of remedial...

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