Much of the legislation would be harmful to poor and middle-class students and make it more difficult for Americans to get high-quality, affordable higher education.
Tag: affordable higher education
“The decline in state aid and the resulting increase in tuition is the single greatest cause of the explosion in student debt.”
John Coats, Pennsylvania educator: “The cost of college has become impossible for working class people to families to afford…This issue is greater than just my issue, it affects all of America.”
Pioneering politcian, former teacher and first black congressman elected in New Jersey, Payne fought for disadvantaged students and public schools.