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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

What do DeVos and Price Picks Mean for Early Ed?

EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
What do DeVos and Price Picks Mean for Early Ed?

Getting employers on board for work-based learning for at risk youth

EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION and PREK-12 EDUCATION
New Report Puts Spotlight on Early Elementary Years

How can state leaders ensure that early education gains persist over time?


Preschool Development Grants: Where Do They Go From Here?

Another round of Preschool Development Grant (PDG) funding was announced for the 18 states that were first awarded grants three years ago.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Out Today: Past is Prologue

Eight years out from the last recession, how would a future recession impact state and local appropriations for higher education?


HIGHER EDUCATION
Department of Education's Budget Estimates Cannot Be Trusted

A new GAO report shows gross negligence estimating the cost of income-driven repayment.


CENTER ON EDUCATION AND SKILLS
Apprenticeship Can Help Us Build Our STEM Workforce

Apprenticeship can help us get more people ready for STEM careers starting with high school students.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION and PREK-12 EDUCATION
North Carolina Study: Early Education Gains Persist, Are Linked To Funding

Children who lived in counties that adequately funded early childhood programs made significant gains in reading and math


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Diane Ravitch is Not Telling the Truth

Diane Ravitch's deliberate falsehoods.


HIGHER EDUCATION
A New World for Profits

Trump’s election has huge ramifications for protecting consumers as higher education moves into a new era of for-profits.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Gaslight Anthems

Critics will say Trump's executive actions are Obama's fault. Ignore them.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Child Care is a Crucial Support for the 4.8 Million Parents in College

Balancing family life, being a parent and focusing on school work is difficult, especially without the support of a spouse or partner.