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College-going rate flat, but remedial figure brighter

By Nanea Kalani

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 08, 2014

~~<p>Amid educational reforms to better prepare Hawaii public school students for college and careers, the number of college-going graduates last year remained flat, and nearly a third of those who enrolled at the University of Hawaii weren't equipped to take entry-level math and English courses, according to a new report.</p>
<p>Fifty-four percent of the state's 2013 public school graduates enrolled in two- and four-year colleges in the fall, nearly unchanged from the previous year's college-going rate, according to the Department of Education's annual college and career readiness indicators report released Tuesday by the Hawaii P-20 Partnerships for Education.</p>
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Amid educational reforms to better prepare Hawaii public school students for college and careers, the number of college-going graduates last year remained flat, and nearly a third of those who enrolled at the University of Hawaii weren't equipped to take entry-level math and English courses, according to a new report.

Fifty-four percent of the state's 2013 public school graduates enrolled in two- and four-year colleges in the fall, nearly unchanged from the previous year's college-going rate, according to the Department of Education's annual college and career readiness indicators report released Tuesday by the Hawaii P-20 Partnerships for Education. Login for more...



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