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How In-Prison Education Changed A Life

Phi Theta Kappa International President James Elliott found hope and a new life's mission through in-prison education. The Delaware Technical Community College Student is now working to bring awareness of Second Chance Pell Grants and in-prison education to all prisons in his home state.

Higher Education in the Spotlight

How to turn the lemons of bad news into refreshing advocacy lemonade.

Non-Traditional is The New Traditional: How College Presidents Can Drive Institutional Change

Community college leaders have the power to advocate for families and working adults and help them access upward mobility through education.

The Value of Student Advocacy

More than 20 students from Portland Community College travelled to Washington, D.C. to attend the 2019 National Legislative Summit.

College Leaders’ Recommendations for the Higher Education Act

The Higher Education Committee of 50 released their final recommendations for the Higher Education Act (HEA) reauthorization. The group includes community college presidents, trustees, administrators, and financial aid staff.

Advocating for Second Chance Pell

ACCT holds a congressional briefing on the benefits of postsecondary education for incarcerated students and expanding access to federal financial aid.
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