Another great post from Michael Maloney that illustrates how Behavioural Psychology strategies and tactics can be so effectively applied to remediate educational deficits by effective measurement and timely interventions.
Remedial ed rate high in Alabama colleges.
This article appeared in the Dothan Eagle yesterday morning. It is a sample of the current state of literacy in America.
Posted in News on Monday, July 15, 2013 5:27 pm. The Dothan Eagle
Making sure Alabama students enter college prepared for the course work they’ll encounter there is a problem for the state, and has been for a long time. According to Alabama Commission on Higher Education data, nearly a third of first-year college students end up taking remedial reading or math classes. (Bolding mine). A sizable percentage must take both.