Tag: Remedial education
November 2, 2017
The Chancellor's Office must work with the faculty to implement changes to remedial and general education courses in the California State University System.
November 1, 2017
Faculty want more time to adjust courses and get ready for changes. Cal State administration says campuses can apply for extensions on some portions of the reform plan.
September 19, 2017
Faculty wants a one-year delay to discuss reforms that include dropping no-credit remedial classes and allowing students to fulfill math requirements that don't need Algebra II skills.
August 7, 2017
Despite recent changes at the college level, more needs to be done in K-12 schools.
August 3, 2017
California's 23-campus public education system announces far-reaching strategies in response to growing evidence that instead of helping them, remedial or developmental classes pose impediments to graduation for many students.
June 20, 2017
Co-requisite courses combine college and remedial level material, give more class time and offer more tutoring. More colleges in California and other states are expected to introduce them.
April 19, 2017
Assembly Higher Education committee unanimously passes the bill, which advocates say will improve graduation rates. If approved by the full Legislature and governor, the measure would require community colleges to place students in credit classes unless there is a high probability of failure.
March 21, 2017
A move from noncredit remedial courses to specially designed credit classes will offer extra tutoring and support to thousands of CSU students. Nearly 40 percent of last fall’s CSU freshmen were found to need remediation in English or math, and 14 percent needed remediation in both subjects.
February 19, 2017
At some CSU campuses, even passing the system’s math placement test or completing remedial requirements won’t ensure that students avoid remedial math.
December 8, 2016
Community colleges must better support students’ academic progression while upholding standards in college-level courses.
November 9, 2016
With 80 percent of community college students placed in at least one remedial class, failure and attrition rates are high.
August 25, 2016
The CSU system is in line for a $35 million grant if it adopts plans to boost four-year graduation rates.
February 17, 2016
The course would be aligned with CSU's expectations for incoming freshmen.