Last week the Colorado Dept. of Higher Education released their 2008 report on remedial education. This report received a great deal of attention in the news due to its findings that more and more college freshmen are needing to take remedial courses, suggesting that high schools are not adequately preparing youngsters for college. To see the report, click on the link above. In it are statistics for each state school regarding how many students have been assigned to remedial classes, comparing the numbers with last year’s.