Director Thomas Bailey sat down with Complete College America President Stan Jones to discuss developmental education reform. The conversation covers the failures of traditional remediation, the limits of current placement models, and the importance of structure in higher education.
On November 11, John Colborn, formerly of the Ford Foundation, joined our organization as a Visiting Fellow. At CCRC, Colborn will be conducting research into the history and current state of philanthropic efforts targeting community colleges in order to generate considerations in promoting successful funding partnerships between colleges and donors.
CCRC Senior Research Associate Judith Scott-Clayton testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions (HELP) on Thursday, November 14.
CCRC Senior Research Associate Valerie Lundy-Wagner is joining the editorial board of the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education beginning in early 2014.
The Handbook of Distance Education (3rd ed.), received first-place for the IAP Distance Education Book Award 2013. CCRC Assistant Director Shanna Smith Jaggars contributed a chapter to this volume.