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ERIC Number: ED510711
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jun
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Beyond the Rhetoric: Improving College Readiness through Coherent State Policy. A Special Report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education and the Southern Regional Education Board
Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)
This brief addresses the state policy dimensions of college readiness. It identifies the key issues and problems associated with the college readiness gap, which is a major impediment to increasing the numbers of college students who complete certificates or degrees. This policy brief also provides governors, legislators, and state education leaders with specific steps they need to take to close the readiness gaps in their states. These findings and recommendations were prepared by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education and the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB). (Contains 2 figures and 2 footnotes.)
Southern Regional Education Board. 592 10th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-5790. Tel: 404-875-9211; Fax: 404-872-1477; e-mail: publications@sreb.org; Web site: http://www.sreb.org
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board; National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Identifiers - Location: California