January 22, 2013
Michigan is the latest state to allow community colleges to issue bachelor's degrees. But despite controversy and turf wars, actual practice remains limited, for now.
December 21, 2012
Research backs reformers' criticism of remedial placement exams, but colleges rely heavily on them, a new study finds.
December 13, 2012
Complete College America enlists other groups in spelling out its call for immediate and fundamental changes to remedial education.
December 13, 2012
Community college in N.C. plans to evaluate "soft skills" and issue workplace readiness certificates for students who get passing marks.
September 17, 2012
After English department disappointed officials, administration said it would call off searches, send adjuncts "letters of non-reappointment," and tell students to take composition elsewhere. Now president says that was just a "worst-case scenario."
September 12, 2012
North Carolina's community colleges go big on curriculum tweaks for green jobs training, showing what a strong system office can do.
July 18, 2012
The manufacturing industry's alternative credentialing system goes forward, but leans on new higher education partners. The stackable credentials are a promising blend of competency and academics.
February 21, 2012
Courses on how to learn and manage college life can boost graduation rates. The classes are catching on -- slowly -- at community colleges, but face resistance.
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