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.
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.
After receiving a record number of applications, UC admits more students than ever but also accepts a lower percentage of them.
Out of 115 community colleges, 79 aren't fully implementing AB 705, the law that transformed remedial education in the community college system.
An academic year of distance learning has left many graduating seniors with gaps in their learning. Colleges are preparing to help with tutoring, summer brush-up and empathetic faculty.
More career counseling and work-based learning would prepare students for the workforce, experts say during an EdSource roundtable on role of community colleges in preparing a post-pandemic workforce.
Let’s update our traditional perceptions of who students are, how their daily lives look and how best to offer assistance in times of need.