Video: Broadening Access to Transfer-Level Courses at California’s Community Colleges Lynette Ubois October 16 2019 At an event in Sacramento, researcher Marisol Cuellar Mejia and an expert panel discuss a new PPIC report on how large-scale placement and curricular reforms at community colleges are increasing student success.
How Community College Reforms Could Help English Learners Olga Rodriguez, Bonnie Brooks October 3 2019 Two-thirds of English Learner students are not on track to earn a degree, but new initiatives may create clearer, more accessible pathways for advancement.
Video: Career Education and Economic Mobility in California Shannon McConville, Jenny Miyasaki September 25 2019 Career education at California’s community colleges helps to boost earnings and prepare the state’s workforce for current and future job market needs.
Should Applying for College Financial Aid Be a High School Requirement? Courtney Lee September 19 2019 A bill introduced in the state legislature would make it mandatory to apply for college financial aid as a way to increase the share of students who receive awards.