Some high school instructors in one of Ohio’s largest districts will soon begin jointly teaching some of their students with college professors in an effort to get more of the teenagers ready for college.
The man who followed Paul “Bear” Bryant as head football coach at the University of Alabama and also served as head coach of the NFL’s New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers was named the new coach at Jones County Junior College.
A public school career initiative in North Carolina appears to be taking off now that advocates have raised $1.5 million in outside money so the program can get 10 times that amount from the federal government.
An anonymously funded free college tuition program for high school graduates of the Kalamazoo Public Schools that was launched six years ago has spent more than $30 million on higher education for more than 2,300 students.
The College of Southern Idaho is working to boost graduation rates in the wake of a recent report that found less than 20 percent of first-time students who enroll at the Twin Falls school earn a degree within three years.