2016 National Report

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Expectations Meet Reality: The Underprepared Student and Community Colleges

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"Students have misaligned expectations," Community College Daily, August 23, 2016

"Determining a Student's Place," Inside Higher Education, May 26, 2016

"Several college readiness suggestions," Watauga Democrat, May 24, 2016

"DataPoints," Community College Daily, April 13, 2016

"Virginia plan will transform traditional high school experience," Education Dive, April 7, 2016

"Evidence of Remediation Success," Inside Higher Ed, April 5, 2016

"Commentary: Is Texas getting what it needs from community colleges?" myStatesman, April 5, 2016

"North Carolina Unveils Innovative Approach to Remediation," The John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, March 28, 2016

"Data on the nation's community colleges is not encouraging," Washington Post, March 20, 2016

"Study: Community college students underprepared for college-level work," Fox 7 Austin, March 4, 2016

"New Attention, Old Problem: Advocates Urge Expansion of Remediation Solutions," Community College Week, February 29, 2016

"Trapped in the Community College Remedial Maze," The Atlantic, February 26, 2016

"Study shows community college students are not prepared for college level work," The Daily Texan, February 25, 2016

"Many Community College Students Are Not Prepared for College-Level Work, Report Shows," T.H.E. Journal, February 24, 2016

"Community college students aren't ready for the coursework, report finds," Dallas Morning News, February 24, 2016

"How can community colleges best serve underprepared students?" Education Dive, February 24, 2016

"Remedial Programs a Weak Spot at Community Colleges," Diverse, February 23, 2016

"Many Community College Students Are Not Prepared for College-Level Work, Report Shows," Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine, February 23, 2016

"'Corequisite Remediation' Offers Promise for Community Colleges, Studies Report," Education Week, February 23, 2016

"Many Community College Students Are Not Prepared for College-Level Work, Report Shows," The University of Texas at Austin, February 23, 2016

"More work needed on college readiness," Community College Daily, February 23, 2016

"Straight Talk on Two-Year College Completion," Politico, February 23, 2016

"Video: 'Inescapable' Support for Remedial Students," Chronicle of Higher Education, February 23, 2016

"Experiencing Developmental Education," Inside Higher Ed, February 23, 2016

"Why are many students with 'A' averages being barred from college-level classes?" Hechinger Report, February 23, 2016

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