Underserved students get more form than substance when being pointed toward college.
Crabby wonders if colleges actually pay attention to the real world... The Disney-fication of American life continues apace with the brand spanking new soft focus cartoon that is the new college application procedure recently put forward by the PR-ready but apparently context-free Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success. This group is a collection (or "coalition," if you will) … Continue reading Welcome to Tomorrowland!
Crabby wonders about form and substance...The more I think about college access and success for underserved students, the more I find myself reading and thinking about primary and secondary education as well. Too often, I've found, even students at the top of their classes struggle to write a decent essay for an application--not understanding how … Continue reading What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?