"Redesigning America's Community Colleges" Receives Widespread Press Coverage
The book, authored by Thomas Bailey, Shanna Smith Jaggars, and Davis Jenkins, argues that to improve transfer and completion rates, community colleges must fundamentally rethink how they operate.
|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.