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Q&A with Dr. Miguel Cardona

The U.S. Secretary of Education discusses the vital role community colleges play — and what he’s learned from visiting their campuses.

Congressional Recess Public Policy Update

An overview of Congressional action leading up to the August break & what to expect once they return.

Ideas from the Field: Leveraging Stimulus Funds to Support Adult Learners - Education Strategy Group

As employers ramp up hiring, higher education institutions have a unique opportunity to help drive the economic recovery by scaling programs that prepare students for good jobs. This is particularly important for displaced workers looking to upskill. With significant new federal stimulus funding flowing to institutions, and new guidance that allows those funds, including student...

Free community college would make our workers smarter — and our country richer

Free community college shouldn't be viewed as a partisan issue or a battle over spending. It's an investment.

State funding for two-year colleges declined this year while four-year colleges saw a small dip

Four-year institutions have fared better than two-year colleges when it comes to state support, a split that might be tied to enrollment declines.

Legislative Summit Analyzes Policies to Support Community Colleges

Technological limitations, financial stresses and balancing external responsibilities are among some of the challenges faced by rural students.
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