Guaranteeing Transfer Admission to the University of California Courtney Lee, Jacob Jackson May 18 2018 The University of California now guarantees admission to qualified community college students, but steps still need to be taken to improve transfer enrollment.
Parents Have High Educational Hopes for Their Children—Can California Keep Up? Kevin Cook April 23 2018 A vast majority of parents in California want their children to earn a bachelor's degree. But only 30 percent of today’s 9th graders will end up with one.
Five Factors for Successful Online Learning Kevin Cook March 29 2018 Five key factors can help ensure student success in online courses.
Testimony: Transfer Is Key to Closing the Workforce Skills Gap Hans Johnson March 20 2018 California faces a shortage of 1.1 million highly educated workers. Making transferring from community college more efficient will help.
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.