Ready for College and Career?

Karin Hess, Brian Gong, and Rebecca Steinitz

Ready for College and Career? Achieving the Common Core Standards and Beyond Through Deeper, Student-Centered Learning examines how to prepare students to succeed in postsecondary life.

The report finds that a range of cross-cutting skills like communication, innovation and self-regulation are crucial to student success. Student-centered approaches to learning can equip students with a range of skills necessary to succeed in the Common Core, college, and career.

Student-centered learning approaches may be one of our best means for achieving a more integrated and realistic vision of college and career readiness.