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Contingency Planning for the Fall

While postsecondary credentials will increase in importance, enrollment may be harder to predict. Conventional wisdom suggests many more adults will return to school while academic disruptions this spring may make traditional student enrollments more unpredictable. Most higher education leaders are unsure whether or not institutions will be fully re-opening in September. The panel discusses approaches and options for the fall.

Bridging K-12 to College Transitions

Academic disruption is likely to exacerbate pipeline leaks at key transition points, and traditionally underserved students are at greatest risk. In the short-term, higher education must rethink summer bridge programs to address summer melt and learning loss.

Colleges Use CARES Act for Student Emergency Aid

Many community college students are facing tremendous hardships in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Despite confusing federal guidance, colleges are using CARES Act funds to provide students with emergency aid.

Webinar Review: Making a Comeback

New webinar series seeks to assist higher education leaders in recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Solid Foundation

How the Foundation for the Los Angeles Community Colleges Supports Students During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Don’t Forget About Rural Higher Education Students: Addressing Digital Inequities During COVID-19

Recent literature discusses what the rural digital divide during COVID-19 means for rural students’ postsecondary access and enrollment but not the persistence of rural students already enrolled at colleges and universities.
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