College & Workforce Readiness Opinion

What’s Post-Secondary Education

By Richard Whitmire — June 08, 2011 1 min read
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The ‘debate’ over whether all students need a four-year degree seems somewhat pointless. Of course they don’t. But given the number of jobs that will require post-secondary work, it seems clear that high schools are not doing a good job preparing students for that reality. At some community colleges the remediation rate rises as high as 80 percent.

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