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Obama, Romney Differ on Higher Education Funding, Loans

With the first presidential and also the vice-presidential debates behind us —

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Ohio Colleges Asked to Design Plan for Performance Funding

The importance of performance metrics continues to be increasingly stressed in K-12

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Would Getting Rid of Homework Improve K-12 *and* Higher Ed?

How best to start closing the achievement gap between low-income students and their

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Will Texas' $10K Degree Programs Revolutionize Higher Ed?

Texas Governor Rick Perry takes an unusual path in his effort to bring down the cost

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Have Recent Studies Made Faulty Assumptions About College?

With the price of college rising every year faster than inflation, more attention

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Minority-Serving Colleges at Forefront of Remediation Reform

In the absence of fast, comprehensive education reform that would create K-12

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Higher Ed Funding Remains for Now, But Future Uncertain

Uncertainty over research funding persisted to the last possible minute, however in

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Number of Students Needing Remediation in College on Decline

Efforts by states to ensure their senior high school graduates are college-ready

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New York Examines its Annual State of Higher Education

The New York Senate released its report on the state of advanced schooling in New

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New York Lawmakers Considering DREAM Act of Their Own

New York may be the newest state considering allowing illegal immigrants to qualify

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