This Year, Be Thankful for Community Colleges

By Ish Stabosz
Center for Creative Instruction and Technology
Delaware Technical Community College
Stanton Campus

It’s the time of year to be thankful, so here at Ask CCIT, we want to give thanks by sharing an article from CNN called Five Reasons Community Colleges are Fixing Higher Education. Authors Emanuella Grinberg, Jamie Gumbrecht, and Thom Patterson highlight the following areas in which community colleges are paving the way to shape successful students:

  1. Developmental education
  2. Completion rates
  3. Affordable costs
  4. Job readiness
  5. Competency-based education

Read the full story here, and share your own stories in the comments.

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