May 2, 2014: Education News We're Reading This Week


May 2, 2014—Here’s what we’re reading this week in education news.

So, which Ivy League school did Kwasi Enin pick…? (NPR)

College-Rating System Will Go Forward, Duncan Says” (Chronicle of Higher Education)

Rural States Boast Top Grad Rates, But Native Students Lag” (Education Week)

How many college applications is too many?” (Reuters)

And, of course, new Undergraduate Transfer Scholar articles just keep rolling in! We love it.

And in case you missed it, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation released a study in partnership with Brandeis University about transfer student success at 4-year institutions: Partnerships that Promote Success