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HIGHER EDUCATION
Education Dept. Appointee’s For-Profit Past Draws Flak, but It’s Complicated

Clare McCann was quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education on the appointment of a former dean at DeVry University.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Trump Wants to Cut College Work Study amid Calls to Boost Job Aid to Public Campuses

Mary Alice McCarthy was quoted in EdSource on proposed cuts to the federal work-study program.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
As Consensus Around Pre-K Grows, Access Still Lags

Abbie Lieberman joined WNYC to speak about basic access to pre-kindergarten.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Department Lays Out Options for Charlotte Students

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed on the Obama-era borrower-defense rule.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
Why School Still Starts After Labor Day in Michigan

Elena Silva was quoted in the Atlantic on how shorter school years affect learning.


HIGHER EDUCATION
The Slow Death of a For-Profit Law School

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed on negotiations between the Department of Education and the now-closed Charlotte School of Law.


PREK-12 EDUCATION
The Afterlife of Big Ideas in Education Reform

Elena Silva was quoted in Pacific Standard on small learning communities reforms.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Narrowing the Partisan Divide

Mary Alice McCarthy was quoted in Inside Higher Ed on the partisan divide over parents' higher education aspirations for their children.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Social And Emotional Skills: Everybody Loves Them, But Still Can't Define Them

Laura Bornfreund was quoted in NPR on the importance of teaching social and emotional skills.


HIGHER EDUCATION
A Blown Deadline Could Cost a For-Profit School Millions

Clare McCann was quoted in Bloomberg on negotiations between the Department of Education and the now-closed Charlotte School of Law.


HIGHER EDUCATION
2-Pronged Strategy Against ‘Gainful’ Rule

Amy Laitinen and Kim Dancy were mentioned in Inside Higher Ed about federal gainful-employment rules.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Seeing Hope for Flagging Economy, West Virginia Revamps Vocational Track

Mary Alice McCarthy was quoted in the New York Times about how the United States is an outlier in the international field of technical educa