Research backs reformers' criticism of remedial placement exams, but colleges rely heavily on them, a new study finds.
Complete College America enlists other groups in spelling out its call for immediate and fundamental changes to remedial education.
Community college in N.C. plans to evaluate "soft skills" and issue workplace readiness certificates for students who get passing marks.
A Missouri community college goes after nearby for-profits with TV ads that name names and compare tuition rates. Will other community colleges follow suit?
Brice Harris, a community college veteran, is new chancellor of cash-strapped state system. His job won't be easy.
New details emerge in accreditation crisis at City College of San Francisco, and a tussle brews between former for-profit foe Bob Shireman and faculty groups at California's community colleges.
The Gates Foundation is ponying up to learn if MOOCs could work for remedial students, a departure from the current slate of MOOCs. Developmental education experts say the idea could work, but others remain skeptical.
North Carolina's community colleges go big on curriculum tweaks for green jobs training, showing what a strong system office can do.
Federal spending on the biggest student grant program surprisingly declines by $2.2 billion, even as numbers of recipients increased. But a sword still hangs over the program.
With job training in mind, Pennsylvania's regional public universities go big on offering credit for prior learning and stackable credentials.
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