More students — including many more Hispanics and somewhat more blacks — are enrolling in college, reports the Pew Research Center. Enrollment is outpacing population growth because more minority students are graduating from high school.
What are we doing right? asks National Journal. What more can we do?
Black and Hispanic student achievement is rising, writes Sandy Kress, one of the architects of No Child Left Behind.
Tom Vander Ark credits the movement to prepare all students for college and careers.
I’d like to see how many of these college students earn a certificate, associate degree or bachelor’s degree.