"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.
|AUGUST 25, 2015|
|BCC Remakes Itself With New Name, Campus Closure|
Davis Jenkins is quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on Burlington County College's restructuring, which includes a partnership with Rowan University to guarantee admission to qualified community college graduates.
|AUGUST 22, 2015|
|State Funding Pushes Up College Standards|
Kevin Dougherty comments in the Dayton Daily News on the possibility that low-income students will be put at a disadvantage by Ohio's new performance funding system, which rewards colleges based on student outcomes.
|AUGUST 20, 2015|
|First Year, First Generation: Consider the Placement Test|
Judith Scott-Clayton spoke with WHYY-FM about the surprise many students receive when they are assigned to remediation based on college placement tests, and the consequences of misassignment to remediation.