In this week’s College Readiness News Roundup, check out our new infographic about college readiness, as well as articles about community college placement, college retention, and more.
The stats in our college readiness infographic are pretty sobering. Check out why preparedness matters — not only for individual students but for our country as a whole.
Jay Maheny weighs in on remediation requirements and placement in D.C.-area two year colleges, in this blog post from the Washington Post.
Jeff Selingo thinks that American higher-ed institutions need to stop congratulating themselves on the fact that they’re in high demand, and start paying attention to how they’re serving American society.
This four-part webcast posted by AdLit.org covers the ins and outs of college readiness and discusses ways in which high schools, colleges, and parents can collaborate to ensure students are prepared for post-secondary education.
On Tuesday EdWeek held an interactive webinar about how nonprofits and colleges are aiming to improve college retention. The webinar was moderated by Caralee Adams, a contributing writer to EdWeek, and featured presenters Julie Kashan and Carla Wood. Check out the on-demand version here.