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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Where are All the Teachers of Color?

EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Where are All the Teachers of Color?

HIGHER EDUCATION
Fix for Borrowers with Loan Discharges Comes Up Short in Tax Reform

A provision in the House tax reform bill would make loan forgiveness for death or disability nontaxable. Why doesn't Congress go further?


HIGHER EDUCATION
Financial Irresponsibility

This post, the first in a series about the financial responsibility rules for colleges, explores the history of those requirements.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION and LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
New Report: When Degree Programs for Pre-K Teachers Go Online

Online degree programs have emerged as one way to create a more flexible and accessible pathway for pre-K teachers to obtain a degree.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Lessons from Chula Vista on Dual Language Program Expansion

A new report describes how Chula Vista expanded dual language immersion programs despite California's English-only law.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Signs of a Bright Future for Georgia’s Pre-K Students

The most recent analysis of Georgia’s pre-K program shows gains persist through first grade.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION, PREK-12 EDUCATION, HIGHER EDUCATION and LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
How EarlyEdU Alliance is Increasing Access to Higher Ed Programs for ECE Teachers

The EarlyEdU Alliance seeks to increase access to high-quality bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education.


HIGHER EDUCATION
What Would Tax Reform Mean for Universities?

The GOP tax overhaul includes a provision to tax earnings from large endowments - but which schools would be affected?


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Cultivating the Young Artist Builds Skills for Success

LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
States, Not Publishers, Driving Innovation in the Curriculum Marketplace

The final post of this three-part series shows how state support for OER is changing the curriculum marketplace—for the better.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Revised Data Shows Community Colleges Have Been Underappreciated

A new federal graduation rate definition changes our perception of community colleges' success with their students.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
New Report Shares Lessons on Pre-K Teacher Compensation Parity Policies