Caralee Adams

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‘Transitional’ courses catch on as college-prep strategy

Education Week With many students entering college ill prepared to succeed academically, one remedy states and districts are increasingly bringing to the table is transitional coursework…

K-12 and higher education often fail to collaborate effectively, survey says

Education Week College and K-12 administrators know they need to work together to move the dial on student achievement, yet a new report shows many acknowledge…

Early-college high school graduates more likely to get degree

Education Week New research confirms that getting a head start earning college credit in high school pays off. The multi-year study finds that students in early-college high…

Most students aren’t ready for college, ACT data show

Education Week Most students are not adequately prepared to face the rigor of college, according to the latest ACT scores, which also show that the…

New GED tests stir concerns, draw competitors

Education Week For many dropouts, especially those who are too old to return to the public K-12 system, the GED assessment has long been the main…