Former College Readiness Consortium Executive Director Kent Pekel makes the case for college readiness using data and examples from across the U.S. and around the world. The presentation can be viewed in its entirety or in three separate sections:

The Case for College Readiness (Full Presentation) [Total time 1 hour, 2 minutes]

Part 1: Why should college readiness be the goal for all students? [Total time 23 minutes, 54 seconds]

Part 2: What is college readiness? [Total time 15 minutes, 57 seconds]

Part 3: What can we do to get all kids college ready? [Total time 22 minutes, 4 seconds]

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