community colleges

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Study: Lack Of Success For College Performance Incentives

A business-inspired approach for rewarding community colleges for student outcomes has not led many more students to stay in school and earn associates degrees in Washington state, a new study has found.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2015

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Politicians Proposing No-Tuition Policy For Community Colleges

Nothing sparks consumer demand like the word “free,” and politicians in some states have proposed the idea of providing that incentive to get young people to attend community college.