Eliminating "legacy preferences" in college admission is harder than it seems.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has published two superfluous reports on college access. They should promote action instead.
To convert a skeptic, you need some solid facts. I'm still a skeptic.
In previous posts I have severely criticized the "Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success" and the report "Turning the Tide," both of which reveal a lack of respect for high school counselors and students as well as a misunderstanding of how students, families, and counselors from all backgrounds approach the college process. In fact, they indicate … Continue reading Asking Questions That Need to be Asked
There's "access" and then there's "access" in the college admission world. See the differences here.