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Author(s):Education Trust, Inc
Title:Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Short Description:Examines shortfalls of current requirements for high school graduation and college admissions resulting in the necessity of extensive remediation before high school graduates can succeed in college or the workforce.
Annotation:This issue of Thinking K-16 examines shortfalls of current requirements for high school graduation and college admissions resulting in the necessity of extensive remediation before high school graduates can succeed in college or the workforce. Schools are asking too little of students and teachers, the report concludes, outdated and low-level curricula and low expectations as essential parts of the problem.
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College Access
Employment and Workforce Development
High School
Low-Income Students
P-16 (Pre K - Grade 16) Alignment and Initiatives
Preparation/College Readiness
Transition to College

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