A new documentary chronicles the race for prestige that has turned colleges into businesses that critics say are more focused on enrollment than student success.
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June 20, 2014
June 19, 2014
A new report from the Education Trust calls for more accountability for colleges that graduate less than 15 percent of students in six years and have a large share of students who are unable to repay their loans after leaving school.
June 18, 2014
AT&T and Udacity partner to offer online degrees with job-focused credentials in six to 12 months.
June 17, 2014
A new book coauthored by a variety of experts outlines strategies to diversity the nation's college campuses.
June 11, 2014
A collection of six Commentaries examines efforts to increase student access and success to college and career.
June 03, 2014
Education Week hosts a free webinar on June 4 featuring the Posse Foundation, as one example of a successful organization that uses a peer-network approach to supporting students in college.
May 30, 2014
A presidential task force cites key points in the lives of young men of color that deserve special focus, including early-childhood support and graduating high school ready for college.
May 09, 2014
The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics developed a free, online guide to help student navigate the college search, application, and financial aid process.
May 07, 2014
The National Student Clearinghouse finds student mobility rates are down from 9.4 percent to 9.1 percent, reflecting a stabilization in the same-year transfers.
May 01, 2014
A May 1 briefing on Capitol Hill will focus on extending federal Pell grants to high school students who are taking courses for college credit.