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Document Number: 10217

Remediation: Higher Education's Bridge to Nowhere - This report finds that too many students entering college need remediation, and that most of these students don't make it through college level gateway courses or graduate. The report then identifies four steps states should take to address this problem, including: strengthen high school preparation; start students in college-level courses with built-in, co-requisite support; embed needed academic help in multiple gateway courses, and; encourage students to enter programs of study when they first enroll. (Complete College America, April 2012)...

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