Video: Improving English Courses at California’s Community Colleges Abby Cook March 5 2018 California’s community colleges are in the midst of numerous reforms to improve developmental—or remedial—English. A new PPIC report looks at effectiveness of some of these reforms.
Video: Californians Concerned about Cost but Give State’s Colleges Good Grades Linda Strean November 6 2017 Most Californians say college affordability is a big problem, and most give the state’s public colleges good grades. These are among the PPIC Statewide Survey findings presented in Sacramento.
Testimony: The Need for College Graduates in California’s Future Economy Hans Johnson November 1 2017 California needs to enroll more students in college—especially in our four-year institutions—and ensure greater success of those already in college.
Video: Reforming Remedial Math in Community College Linda Strean October 30 2017 Promising reforms in developmental—or remedial—math are underway at California’s community colleges. Some are promising, but there is room for improvement.