Preparing students for college means giving them more than a grounding in academics. Time-management skills, an ability to persevere to solve problems, and a sense of personal responsibility are also skills that schools can instill to help students navigate the challenges of higher education.
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2022-23 January budget proposal.
Making dual enrollment opportunities available equitably to all California high school students must not be left to chance.
A new report urges California to take steps to create more spaces at UC and CSU for qualified students, especially Black and Latino students who are underrepresented among enrolled students.
UC made a historic move to abandon the SAT and ACT, but college access advocates expect it's just the first step in making admissions more equitable.
Dropping D's and F's and working with students to master the material is seen as a way to improve learning and boost equity.
A student counselor from Fresno's McLane High inspires students with his history as a young immigrant and garners statewide prize.
After deciding not to develop its own test to replace the SAT, UC considered using Smarter Balanced exams. That idea has also been rejected.
Latinos are 39% of the state’s population, yet only one in four students in the entire University of California system identify as Latino.
More high school students across California are participating in dual enrollment, but access is not evenly distributed.
A counselor who insisted he apply for financial aid opened an unseen world of possibilities for the author as a young student.
Inefficiencies in the transfer process from community colleges to UC and CSU that cost California students time and money can be streamlined by proposed bill.
Tutoring, field trips and plenty of love made the difference for Oakland students 'adopted' by a real estate agent.
The state is in the process of rewriting its mathematics guidance for schools and teachers, hoping to expand access to advanced math.
UC on Thursday approved a new tuition model that will increase tuition for each class of incoming students beginning in fall 2022.