Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Postsecondary Success

October 19, 2015

Four Solutions We Believe In

Higher education will either be a bridge to opportunity for millions more Americans and an engine of our nation’s economic development, or a barrier to opportunity, driving a wedge between the haves and the have-nots, and constraining our growth.

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October 19, 2015

Online Learning Consortium Launches The ‘OLC Digital Learning Innovation Prize'

The Online Learning Consortium (OLC), the leading professional organization devoted to advancing the quality of online learning worldwide, announced it is launching the OLC Digital Learning Innovation Prize, an annual prize competition to recognize exemplar higher education faculty-led teams and institutions for advancing student success, particularly among underserved student groups, through adoption of digital courseware.

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October 16, 2015

ASAP Graduates

The City University of New York will today announce a major expansion of a program that has had remarkable success at improving graduation rates of community college students.

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October 16, 2015

Tennessee is picking up the tab for community college students

The state became the first to make community college free for graduating high school seniors. All they have to do is complete eight hours of community service and attend two meetings with a mentor before each semester, as well as maintain a 2.0 GPA. They also have to apply for federal and state grants. Any remaining cost will be picked up by the state.

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