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2/19/14 | Education Week
High school students who are not prepared for college-level work have a new option: “transitional” courses that they take while still in high school. A recent Ed Next forum looked at whether federal financial aid should be used to help disadvantaged students enroll in college if those students are not prepared to handle college-level work.
2/26/14 | Washington Post
To combat the growing cost of public-employee pensions, voters in San Jose have supported cuts in retirement benefits for public workers. Chad Aldeman interviewed San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, who led the local initiative in San Jose and is now sponsoring a statewide ballot initiative.
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