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College Promise Initiatives Encouraged to Incorporate New Strategies



by Jamal Watson

A coalition of nonprofit organizations have partnered in a new effort to call on states, cities and institutions to incorporate evidenced-based strategies into their College Promise initiatives.

The release of “Promise with a Purpose: College Programs Built for Completion” coincided with the annual meeting of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). The report highlights institutions that have implemented proactive advising, graduation success and closing achievement gaps. The institutions include: Georgia State University, Florida State University, University of Hawaii Community Colleges, City University of New York, Community College of Philadelphia and Miami Dade College.

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