As the reach of its education programs continues to grow, the IB is launching a pilot program in five U.S. high schools to attract and support more low-income students.

A New America Foundation report argues that as states transition to the common core, high school exits exams should be eliminated or used differently.

Adults under 30 say that colleges could lower prices and still provide quality higher education.

Following first lady Michelle Obama's remarks at a conference for school counselors, plans are underway for a summit at Harvard July 28 to call attention to the role of high school counselors in the transition to college.

Education Trust released reports on the state of education for Latino and African-American students, reflecting progress but ongoing gaps in achievement and opportunity.

Institute International Education report finds the number of international students enrolled directly in U.S. high schools has more than tripled in the past 10 years to more than 73,000.

The Education Commission of the States issues a model framework for more consistent counting and monitoring of incoming college students in need of remedial coursework.

Eight states in Jobs For the Future's Pathways to Prosperity network are working to find better ways for students to succeed academically while also being trained for high-need career fields.

The U.S. Department of Education has just updated a list that provides the costs to attend about 4,300 higher education institutions.

Congressional Republicans introduced three bills this week in their opening bid to overhaul the Higher Education Act, including a proposal to simplify the student-loan application.


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