Author: Josh Wyner

Executive Director of the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program

Joshua Wyner is founder and Executive Director of the Aspen Institute’s College Excellence Program and author of the 2014 Harvard Education Press book, What Excellent Community Colleges Do: Preparing All Students for Success. 

Whose Scorecard Is It Anyway?

by Josh Wyner
— A new Department of Education measure of student outcomes at our nation’s colleges and universities is seen as a threat by some institutions. But they should see it as an opportunity to improve and innovate what they offer to future students. Read more

The Promise of Universal Community College

by Josh Wyner
— When high school enrollment became the norm in America, it triggered a wave of innovation and economic growth. Could President Obama's plan to make community college tuition free have the same effect, especially for people who don't traditionally benefit from higher education? Read more