Testimony: California Is on Track to Close the Degree Gap Hans Johnson February 25 2020 Hans Johnson, director of the PPIC Higher Education Center, provides legislative testimony on California’s progress in addressing a projected shortage of highly educated workers.
Reforming California’s Community College System Hans Johnson, Olga Rodriguez, Marisol Cuellar Mejia May 31 2019 Community colleges are implementing a number of reforms designed to help more students get a degree or a certificate or transfer to a four-year institution.
Helping Community College Students Succeed Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Olga Rodriguez, Hans Johnson March 29 2019 California’s community colleges are moving toward system-wide implementation of concurrent remedial support for students in transfer-level classes. Early evidence suggests that such “co-requisite” support increases course completion.
Video: Remedial Education Reform in Community College Mary Severance September 12 2018 California community colleges are reforming their remedial placement policies and course offerings.
Trends in Math Reforms at Community Colleges Bonnie Brooks June 28 2018 Beginning in 2019, California community colleges will be required to make changes to increase students' chances of completing college-level math and English within a year. Some have already started by making improvements to remedial math courses.