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News - October 29, 2010

Statewide report blasts community colleges

But Foothill beats averages on remedial education, leader says

by Chris Kenrick

A scathing new report is questioning the effectiveness of California's 112 community colleges, stating that remedial education in California's community colleges must drastically improve if the nation is to meet President Barack Obama's goal of substantially boosting college completion rates by 2020.

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