Digital Tools for College Prep Still Miss Many Students

A new report looks at the plethora of digital tools marketed to students to help them get into and make the most of college. It tackles individual websites and mobile apps, like College Confidential and Find Tuition, and provides a comprehensive look at what each offers.

The report, “How Is Technology Addressing the College Access Challenge?,” was released by Get Schooled, a national nonprofit organization that seeks to increase high-school graduation rates and improve students’ success in college. It looks at almost 200 college-prep websites and mobile-phone apps.

Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education.