California Proposes High School Academic Standards to Combat Higher. Education Remediation
California's higher education officials have teamed up with the public schools to create the state's first proposal for academic standards for high school students.
The preliminary proposal, which was unveiled last month, is a cooperative effort to address the skyrocketing necessity for remedial education for students entering the state's community colleges and universities.
California Community College System Chancellor Tom Nussbaum joined leaders of the state's two university systems and state schools chief Delaine Eastin in releasing the proposal for increasing high school …