CCRC Reflections: 17 Years With a Remarkable Organization
This is the first in a series of short essays by former CCRC staff members who share thoughts about their time working at the Center. These essays will be posted on our website throughout CCRC’s 20th anniversary year.
|FEBRUARY 11, 2016|
|Colleges Must Make the Case for Pathways|
Community College Daily writes about a presentation by Davis Jenkins at the American Association of Community Colleges’ first Pathways Institute on making the case for guided pathways. Jenkins spoke to college officials about the need for trustees, faculty, deans, and other staff to understand why guided pathways are critical to student success.
|FEBRUARY 02, 2016|
|Narrower Pathways to a Bachelor's Degree|
In an essay for Inside Higher Ed, Joshua Wyner of the Aspen Institute and Davis Jenkins write on the need for states to develop transfer systems between community colleges and four-year institutions that are designed to preserve as many credits as possible while providing direction for students.
|JANUARY 29, 2016|
The Inlander discusses the difficulties Washington state students — especially low-income students — face when transitioning from a community college to a four-year college, citing CCRC's recent report on transfer effectiveness.
|New Report Ranks States Based on Colleges’ Performance in Helping Students Transfer to Four-Year Universities and Earn Bachelor’s Degrees|