Interstate Passport featured in Change Magazine
Interstate Passport is featured in the January 28, 2020 issue of Change Magazine. In “The General Education Transfer Highway,” Pat Shea and Jane Sherman make a solid case for utilizing the Passport as a vehicle for completing lower-division general education and, importantly, preparing students for upper division coursework. The authors cite research on the need for a more efficient transfer mechanism that truly addresses the needs and experiences of transfer students, and offer the Passport as a very workable solution. Institutions are able to maintain autonomy over their curriculum; Interstate Passport provides quality assurance measures; and institutions receive regular progress reports on how their students perform after transferring with a Passport. The value of Interstate Passport will continue to grow as more institutions join the Network.
Read the Change Magazine article here.