New collar jobs
Across America 6.2 million jobs are open but 7 million people are still unemployed. “New collar jobs” could help narrow that gap. And companies are partnering with community colleges to provide training for those jobs – no four-year college degree required.
Commentary: When community college is free
New York Times
Does free community college work? An experiment in Chicago suggests that the answer is yes.
Bill would force California community colleges’ hands on remediation reforms
Assembly Bill 705 would prohibit community colleges from placing a student in a remedial course “that lengthens their time to complete a degree,” unless the college can prove the student would fail.