March 2010
New York Teacher;3/4/2010, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p17
The article focuses on the study "Graduated Success: Sustainable Economic Opportunity Through One- and Two-Year Credentials," by Jennifer Wheary and Viany Orozco in New York. The study was designed for Demos, a non-partisan public policy research and advocacy organization, and it examines the impact of education budget cuts in community colleges in the state. It also details the significant role of community colleges and underscores the value of obtaining certificate and associate degree.


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