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JULY 31, 2015
A Clearer Pathway to Student Success

In an interview with University Business, Thomas Bailey discusses some of the major issues facing community colleges today, and how the guided pathways approach described in Redesigning America's Community Colleges could help improve students' college experiences and outcomes.

JULY 31, 2015
Making Work-Study Work

Inside Higher Ed takes an in-depth look at findings from a recent CAPSEE study by Judith Scott-Clayton and Veronica Minaya on the effects of Federal Work-Study participation on students' academic and employment outcomes.

JULY 28, 2015
States to Colleges: Prove You're Worth It

In the Pew Charitable Trusts Stateline blog, Kevin Dougherty discusses the possibility that community colleges will respond to state performance funding systems by raising their admission standards.

JULY 28, 2015
Researchers Call for Better Metrics on Transfer Students

Thomas Bailey talks about the need to streamline the complex process of transferring from community colleges to four-year colleges in Community College Week.

JULY 26, 2015
One Maryland College Tests a New Approach to Remedial Math Courses

In a Washington Post article about Montgomery College's use of alternative placement measures for remedial math, Nikki Edgecombe comments on the nation's lack of a common definition of "college readiness."

JULY 23, 2015
Colleges Help Drifting Students Map Paths to Degrees

Thomas Bailey is quoted in a U.S. News and World Report article about colleges that are adopting guided pathways reforms to help streamline student choices and clarify the path to a degree.

JULY 17, 2015
Using IPAS to Motivate Reform

In a blog post for the AACC 21st Century Center, Melinda Mechur Karp writes about the process of implementing integrated planning and advising services (IPAS) at colleges, focusing on the human side of technological reform.

JULY 14, 2015
What Happens When Struggling High-Schoolers Take College Classes

Elisabeth Barnett talks about the academic and financial benefits of dual enrollment programs in the Atlantic.

JULY 10, 2015
The Writing Assignment That Changes Lives

Melinda Mechur Karp discusses the importance of goal-setting for students, and why some students engage in self-defeating behavior, in NPR Ed.

JULY 08, 2015
How to Make Community Colleges Work for Students

Thomas Bailey appeared on WNYC's Leonard Lopate Show to discuss Redesigning America's Community Colleges and the importance of guided pathways for student success.

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