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CCRC in the News

MARCH 29, 2018

Evidence-Based Reforms in College Remediation Are Gaining Steam – and So Far Living Up to the Hype

Judith Scott-Clayton reviews the interaction of research and policy around developmental education in college that has led to widespread experimentation with developmental education reforms in this piece for Brookings' Evidence Speaks series.

MARCH 22, 2018

Community College Researcher to Lead Teachers College

Inside Higher Ed reports on CCRC Director Thomas Bailey's selection as the next president of Teachers College.

MARCH 20, 2018

Giving Low-Income Students Enough Support to Graduate, Colleges Face Financial Catch-22

Nikki Edgecombe discusses the costs associated with the ASAP program in this story on its successes and financial challenges by The Hechinger Report.

MARCH 07, 2018

Funding for Summer College Credit Brings a Big Payoff for Students—and the Economy

Vivian Liu explains her research on the impact of summer Pell Grants in this Q&A with the National Summer Learning Association.

FEBRUARY 28, 2018

Getting General Ed Credits 'Out of the Way' at Community Colleges Is Lousy Advice

The use of data mining allows CCRC researchers to understand why so many community college students end up with excess credits,​ writes​ Campus Technology.

FEBRUARY 28, 2018

More Community Colleges Using Multiple Measures for Readiness

Inside Higher Ed writes about CAPR's new survey shopwing the spread of reforms to developmental education.

FEBRUARY 23, 2018

Without Addressing Basic Needs, Student Success Strategies Fall Short

Technology-assisted advising can help improve student success, but colleges need to be aware of the potential for reinforcing preexisting biases, says​ Hoori Santikian Kalamkarian in this EdSurge story about the Achieving the Dream conference.

FEBRUARY 14, 2018

Putting Money Where His Mouth Is?

Judith Scott-Clayton talks with Inside Higher Ed about the impact of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's budget on higher education and the new Excelsior Scholarship.

FEBRUARY 07, 2018

Mich. Colleges Find Success With Pathways

​Davis Jenkins talks with Community College Daily about the progress of Michigan community colleges in implementing guided pathways reforms.

FEBRUARY 05, 2018

Why Transfer Mission Matters

​Davis Jenkins talks with Inside Higher Ed about the importance of integrating career and transfer programs at community colleges in response to the push for more vocational education.