Education Department

What Should the U.S. Commission Do?

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Academe's rank and file join policy experts in offering advice to the new national panel on higher ed's future. Please weigh in...

Drug Law Denies Aid to Thousands

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Study finds that provision on prior convictions of college students withholds $150 million in Pell Grants and loans each year.

Price Increases Sharpest at Public Colleges

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Study also finds slight increases in share of degrees going to women and minority students.

Major Troubles for Decker College

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For-profit with ties to N.Y. gubernatorial candidate is barred from U.S. aid programs and faces Ky. inquiry.

Coming Soon to a Classroom Near You

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Study of high school seniors shows they have high aspirations -- but not the math skills to match.  

Education Dept. Suspends Grants to Christian College

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Facing lawsuit over church-state separation, U.S. concludes that Alaska Christian used funds for religious purposes.

Higher Ed Commission Gets to Work

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A "fascinating" discussion ensues, but diverse viewpoints may make crafting cohesive national strategy a challenge.

Inviting a Flurry of False Claims Cases

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U.S. appeals court's ruling in recruiting incentives case would make individual suits against colleges easier.

Bad Budget News for College Programs

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Compromise spending bill would keep maximum Pell Grant at $4,050 and freeze most other student aid programs.

Tough Love for Colleges

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Federal higher ed panel emphasizes colleges' high prices and urges greater accountability.

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