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Document Number: 1607

The School-College Connection PDF - The school-college connection becomes a national preoccupation roughly every 30 years. The underlying concerns are unchanging low student achievement, poor teaching, lax discipline, weak standards and overlaps, gaps and inadequacies in curricula. The simple fact is that there is a yawning gap between grade 12 and grade 13. (Arthur Levine, from Briefing Papers: Transforming Postsecondary Education for the 21st Century, Education Commission of the States, June 1999)...
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