EdSource Podcasts

Episode 99: Low-income students strive for college access; what’s next for Oakland Unified; community colleges lag in reaching goals

March 22, 2019

Tina Kim of the nonprofit College Track shares low-income kids’ views of rich parents’ tactics to get kids into prestigious colleges (they know what they’re up against). Alameda County Schools Supt. L. Karen Monroe discusses what’s ahead for Oakland Unified, and a look at California Community Colleges’ slow start to transfer more students to CSU and UC.