College and career readiness is a primary goal of all the major reforms in place in California. But how to ensure that every high school graduate leaves high school with academic and other skills they will need to succeed in a postsecondary world? Many school districts don’t even have a clear definition of what college and career readiness means. EdSource casts light on successful college and career preparation strategies — as well as on obstacles students face at both a pre-K-12 and postsecondary level.
UC admissions requirements should align closely with California's K-12 curriculum standards.
Cal Maritime and UC Merced were the final holdouts in the CSU and UC systems but now say they will move most or all courses online.
Most colleges and universities will refund housing and dining plans but not tuition; they say online classes worth the costs.
Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley was also given broad emergency powers to ensure students continue learning amid the coronavirus outbreak.
From San Diego to Humboldt, colleges throughout California are suspending in-person classes in response to the threat of coronavirus.
Colleges and universities are cancelling in-person classes across the state.
Community colleges across California can skip the usual approval process required for moving classes online.
Plan calls for $606, or 4.8 percent, tuition increase to $13,176 for next fall's freshmen. Aid will shield many students.
Los Angeles Unified is encouraging STEM schools to get a certificate indicating that the school meets high standards set by the district.
Despite pleas to give the new online college more time, lawmakers approved an audit that will begin after July 1. A legislative leader said that should give the college enough time to prove its worth.
With the March 2 deadline approaching, teachers, counselors and others can help tip the balance on whether a student makes it to college.
As all 23 California State University campuses are under pressure to improve their graduation rates, Cal State Long Beach has shown the biggest gains in getting students who entered as freshmen to finish within four years.
View graduation rates for transfer and non-transfer students in the California State University (CSU) system in 2019.
More than 300,000 additional community college students would be eligible for Cal Grants covering non-tuition costs under a new proposal.
The state’s first online community college has encountered difficulties, including opposition from faculty at other community colleges.