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How much aid will community colleges receive in the next COVID-19 stimulus package? A Comparison of Proposals

With Congressional leaders engaged in negotiations with the White House over what the next COVID-19 stimulus legislation should include, we compared the various proposals that have been introduced thus far.

A More Equitable Stimulus Formula for Community Colleges

The current CARES Act funding distribution formula short-changes community colleges. To ensure equity for community college students, Congress should use a formula based on head-counts, rather than full-time equivalents to distribute higher education stimulus funding.

New Title IX Regulations

What do community college trustees need to know?

Colleges Use CARES Act for Student Emergency Aid

Many community college students are facing tremendous hardships in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Despite confusing federal guidance, colleges are using CARES Act funds to provide students with emergency aid.

OPINION: In a pandemic, lack of reliable broadband leaves many behind

Lack of reliable broadband access in the pandemic has left many students behind. Here are steps that policymakers can take to shrink the digital divide.

The view from state systems

Leaders from three state community college systems this week gave an overview of the challenges facing two-year colleges as a result of the coronavirus.
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