It’s the big 5-0 for HEA, the Higher Education Act – first signed into law on Nov. 8, 1965, by President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Issue Higher Education
This week: NY educators arrested at protests, CA faculty vote to strike, the MA retirement health care fight and a video look back at IL Gov Rauner’s tumultuous first year.
This week: Testing in Illinois and Connecticut, Campus Equity Week actions from Massachusetts and the fight for Youngstown schools in Ohio.
The number of people with graduate degrees applying for food stamps or other public assistance more than tripled between 2007 and 2010.
CA high school teacher testifies before congressional committee about the crippling impact of college loan debt
Illinois Senator Dick Durbin has a plan to reduce the debt burden on contingent faculty.
This week: IL retirement, MI’s higher education conference, MA charters and NJ’s new teacher leader certification endorsement.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has announced it will develop the first-ever industry-wide standards for student loan servicing companies.
There are no guarantees in the working life of an adjunct professor.
Members of Congress receive a face-to-face thank you for a new ESEA bill that supports students, educators.