Report: Too few California minorities take college-prep classes

12/10/2008 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

While improvements have been made, too many Hispanic and black students in California still don't take the high-school classes necessary to enter college, according to a new California Postsecondary Education Commission report. About a quarter of black and Hispanic high-school graduates were eligible for the California State University system in 2007, up from 18.6% and 16%, respectively, in 2003. About 37% of white graduates and 50.9% of Asian graduates met the standards in 2007.

View Full Article in:

Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Principal
Tapestry Public Charter School
Atlanta, GA
Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership
Ball State University
Muncie, IN
Principal
DC Public Schools
Washington DC, DC
Teachers
Bend International School
Bend, OR
Part Time Education Consultant (Contract Position)
Confidential
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations