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Cooke Chronicle: Selectivity versus Equity?

Posted by Amber Styles on Nov 10, 2017 2:41:53 PM

 

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Topics: college access, research, college admissions, JKCF in the News

Cooke Chronicle: Admissions Inequalities & Universal Screening

Posted by Amber Styles on Nov 3, 2017 5:03:09 PM

November 3, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Articles explain how socioeconomic status creates disadvantages for students beginning before kindergarten and through college admissions and beyond.

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Topics: college admissions, gifted programs, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News, College Scholars

Cooke Chronicle: STEM Students & Selective Colleges

Posted by Amber Styles on Oct 20, 2017 5:23:03 PM

October 20, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Several articles this week discuss admissions at selective colleges and universities, and K-12 coverage concerns science engagement and the school-to-prison pipeline.

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Topics: Scholar News, Transfer students, college admissions, Friday Roundup,, College Scholars

Cooke Chronicle: College planning, affordability, and diversity

Posted by Amber Styles on Aug 25, 2017 2:59:09 PM

August 25, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. College planning, affordability, and diversity were popular topics in media coverage.

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Topics: financial aid, college admissions, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

Cooke Chronicle: Opening Doors & Educator Resources

Posted by Amber Styles on Aug 18, 2017 2:30:00 PM

August 18, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Obstacles to college access are explored in new education research. K-12 coverage focuses on resources for educators.

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Topics: research, college admissions, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News, College Scholars

Report Documents Troubling Statistics for Low-Income Students Applying to Nation’s Top Colleges

Posted by Amber Styles on Aug 17, 2017 10:57:03 AM

Unlike their more affluent peers, nearly one-in-four low-income students apply to college without the support of a parent or counselor; nearly half never visited their top choice school  

 

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Topics: Media Release, Video, research, college admissions

Cooke Chronicle: Policy Concerns & Syllabus Revisions

Posted by Amber Styles on Aug 11, 2017 4:16:37 PM

August 11, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Higher ed advocates discuss admissions and resources for students with financial need. Coverage on K-12 finds concerns for policy and budgetary changes.

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Topics: Community college, college admissions, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

Cooke Chronicle: Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunities

Posted by Amber Styles on Aug 4, 2017 1:00:00 PM

August 4, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Debates over affirmative action dominate higher ed headlines. Both homelessness and equity need addressing in K-12, say advocates.

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Topics: Scholar News, college admissions, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News, True Merit

Cooke Chronicle: Fair Funding and Enrollment Practices

Posted by Amber Styles on Jul 28, 2017 2:21:55 PM

July 28, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Popular articles this week criticize funding allocation for both higher education and K-12 schools. Disparities in gifted programs and AP course enrollment are also discussed.

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Topics: Community college, college admissions, gifted programs, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

UNC-Chapel Hill Wins $1 Million Cooke Prize

Posted by Amber Styles on Jun 19, 2017 10:13:31 AM

LANSDOWNE, Va. – The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received the $1 million 2017 Cooke Prize for Equity in Educational Excellence, the largest award in the nation recognizing a college or university for its success in enrolling low-income students and supporting them to successful graduation.

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Topics: Media Release, college access, college admissions, Cooke Prize

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