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Fresno-Area College Students Are Doing Better in English, Math. Here’s What Changed



by Ashleigh Panoo

About five years ago, Reedley College math instructor Jim Gilmore left a work conference in near disbelief.

He had just been shown data suggesting remedial education in community colleges was failing. Although he liked to think himself pragmatic and sensible — he is a mathematician after all — he didn’t want to believe the statistics were real.

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