02. Why Online Classes Matter

About This Episode: What role do online classes play in students’ ability to graduate? This episode examines how online classes improve access to and progression through college. Through the stories of two students, Melissa Holt and Angelika Esser, and insights from two online education research pioneers, Karen Swan and Karen…

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01. On Being First

iTunes Google Stitcher About this episode: Engaging more first-gen students in college and improving their graduation rates are key to increasing the social mobility of future generations of Americans. This episode examines the journeys of three first-gen higher education students: Jake Pacansky, a 78-year old retired research chemist with a…

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