Monday, Jan 26
Jeff Smith, Consequences of Student-College Mismatch
a PSC In The News reference, 2012
"Law of Averages" - Inside Higher Ed. 08/27/2012.
A new study by Jennie Brand, Fabian Pfeffer, and Sara Goldrick-Rab finds that while enrolling at a community college appears to decrease college completion rates among more-advantaged students who otherwise would have attended 4-year colleges, it has a modestly positive effect for disadvantaged students who otherwise would not have attended college -- a group that represents the majority of community college-goers.