Tag Archives: community college

Why ASAP Could Harm Some Students

The City University of New York’s Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) has gotten a great deal of positive attention in the last few years, and for good reason. The program provides much-needed additional economic, advising, and social supports to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

Thoughts on President Obama’s “Free Community College” Proposal

(NOTE: Updated 1/9/15 11 AM ET with discussion of state performance-based funding and maintenance of effort requirements.) Two weeks in advance of the State of the Union Address, President Obama unveiled a proposal for tuition-free community college that is getting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments