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Guided Pathways: “What Is So Bad About Getting Folks Through College Quickly So They Can Join the Workforce?”

By Ian Duckles and Kelly Mayhew, AFT Vice Presidents   As you hopefully know there is a major push across the community colleges for what is known as Guided Pathways. This is an initiative from the California State Chancellor’s office that is intended to address a number of purported problems with community college education as it is currently organized. These are summarized in the Chancellor’s Vision for Success, which identifies problems and sets targets for improvement for the community ...

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