December 29, 2008 - 4:00am
Investigative report by Atlanta newspaper finds incoming academic credentials of football and basketball players badly lag fellow students.
December 22, 2008 - 4:00am
Generalities about "minority students" can easily hide specific issues related to various ethnic and racial groups -- and the ways they do and do not advance in the American educational systems. The Latino Education Crisis: The Consequences of Failed Social Policies, just published by Harvard University Press, is a scholarly attempt to focus on one fast-growing ethnic group.
December 19, 2008 - 4:00am
Major scholarly study finds positive impacts from having roommates from different backgrounds -- and negative impacts from being members of groups largely of one race or ethnicity.
December 17, 2008 - 4:00am
As higher ed productivity project unveils new grants, several aim to help states more closely tie colleges' funding to their success in getting students through.