Education Remediation



On The Transition in Mathematics from
High School to Michigan State University

Richard O. Hill Draft – May 1, 2006

Nation has high college remedial education rate
CHRISTINE ARMARIO May. 11, 2010 AP boston.com


College Students Who Can't Do Math Or Read Well
Sandra Stotsky and Ze'ev Wurman December 4, 2009 Minding the Campus

Easing The Transition To Calculus
November 12, 2009 Texas A&M University

Conquering Calculus, Before It's Too Late
Sean Cavanagh November 13, 2009 Education Week

Gates Foundation chooses colleges for new program improving remedial education
Fifteen community colleges and five states have been chosen for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's new program aimed at improving remedial education at the college level and raising graduation rates of low-income and minority students.
June 22, 2009 The Seattle Times

Community colleges try new formula for remedial classes
5/26/2009 By Mary Beth Marklein, USA TODAY

Paying Double: Inadequate High Schools and Community College Remediation
The Alliance for Excellent Education August 2006


Publications of Interest - Mathematically Sound Foundations


Diploma to NOWHERE




A HOAX IS BEING PLAYED ON AMERICA. THE PUBLIC
BELIEVES THAT A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA SHOWS THAT
A STUDENT IS READY FOR COLLEGE-LEVEL ACADEMICS.
PARENTS BELIEVE IT TOO. SO DO STUDENTS.

Remediation rates for several state presented.

Strong American Schools
2008





WA State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
College / Data / Pre-College Education
PRE-COLLEGE (DEVELOPMENTAL OR REMEDIAL) EDUCATION
RESEARCH REPORTS
the following reports are available for download pdf and doc formats

  • Role of Pre-college (Developmental and Remedial) Education for Recent High School Graduates Attending Washington Community and Technical Colleges - System Summary for Students Enrolled in 2007-08 (March 2009)

  • Role of Pre-college (Developmental and Remedial) Education for Recent High School Graduates Attending Washington Community and Technical Colleges - System Summary for Students Enrolled in 2006-07 (Dec 2007)

  • Role of Pre-college (Developmental and Remedial) Education for Recent High School Graduates Attending Washington Community and Technical Colleges - System Summary for Students Enrolled in 2005-06 (Dec 2006)

  • Role of Pre-college (Developmental and Remedial) Education for Recent High School Graduates Attending Washington Community and Technical Colleges - System Summary for Students Enrolled in 2004-05 (Feb 2006)



Educational Research SESRC-Puget Sound
Social & Economic Sciences Research Center-Puget Sound Division
Conducts research on the relationship of K12 education to higher education, employment, and more.







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