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Thomas Bailey, Founding Director of CCRC, Named Next President of Teachers College, Columbia University

Thomas Bailey of CCRC

Thomas Bailey, the director of the Community College Research Center (CCRC) since its founding in 1996, has been named the next president of Teachers College, where he has been an economics of education professor since 1990.

Equity and Guided Pathways: Which Practices Help, Which Hurt, and What We Don’t Know

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In the director's column for CCRC's 2018 newsletter, Thomas Bailey discusses issues colleges should attend to as they implement guided pathways in order to ensure that these reforms help close equity gaps.

Does Guided Pathways Lead Colleges to Cut Programs and Limit Student Options?

Does Guided Pathways Lead Colleges to Cut Programs and Limit Student Options?

Thomas Bailey and Davis Jenkins respond to concerns that guided pathways reforms give college administrators license to cut courses and programs, limiting students' ability to explore their options for college and careers.

Education Department Adopts Recommendations of Committee Chaired by CCRC’s Thomas Bailey

Education Department Adopts Recommendations of Committee Chaired by CCRC’s Thomas Bailey

After adopting success measures recommended by the Committee on Measures of Student Success chaired by CCRC Director Thomas Bailey, NCES puts out report with new graduation measures for part-time and transfer students in October 2017.

Thomas Bailey Awarded President's Medal by Guttman Community College

Director Thomas Bailey was awarded the President's Medal at the June 19 commencement ceremonies of Guttman Community College in Manhattan.