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Where 4-year schools find a pool of applicants: 2-year schools
New York Times
Community colleges are the workhorses of higher education.

What graduation rates have missed for community college students
Center for American Progress (blog)
New data show that community colleges do a better job supporting their students than the graduation rate has given them credit for.

As California law looks to end remedial education, new studies show state’s community colleges showing uneven progress in adopting math, English reforms
The 74
Three reports released in the past month chronicle the progress of California’s community colleges to adopt to the new rules and law regarding developmental education.

TechCred launches at Sinclair, helping train for advanced manufacturing jobs
WKEF-WRGT
Ohio Lt. Gov. Jon Husted this week visited Sinclair Community College to launch TechCred, which offers short-term certificates on demand for more than 150 credentialed positions, including drone technology, web technology and robotic programming.

Commentary: The U.S. needs to re-think workforce development
The Hill
American companies must do more to promote workforce development and continuing education. The relationship between LyondellBasell and San Jacinto College in Texas is such an example.

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