New Research on State Policy and College-Going Gaps
In a new analysis, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania make the case that some state higher education policies may be aggravating social stratification and widening college-going gaps. Are states implementing the right policies to improve higher education, or are they making matters worse? Are there solutions? How should reporters cover these issues?
Scott Jaschik, co-founder and editor, Inside Higher Ed (moderator); Joni Finney, practice professor of higher education, University of Pennsylvania; Laura Perna, professor of education, University of Pennsylvania; Ryan Reyna, program director, National Governors Association. Recorded at EWA’s 65th National Seminar on May 18, 2012.