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EDUCATION POLICY
Steady Hand in an Unpredictable Time

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed about the influence of top political appointees in the U.S. Department of Education.


EDUCATION POLICY
The Effectiveness Dilemma

Melissa Tooley was quoted in U.S. News & World Report about the funding for teacher prep programs in President Trump's "skinny budget."


EDUCATION POLICY
UK Employers Prepare for Apprenticeship Levy

Mary Alice McCarthy was quoted in the Financial Times about the United Kingdom's apprenticeship model.


EDUCATION POLICY
Trump’s Blueprint for Failing our Nation’s Students

Clare McCann, Iris Palmer, and Stephen Burd's blog post on the effect of Trump's "skinny budget" on higher education was cited in the Hill.


EDUCATION POLICY
Obama Legacy Means Increased Early Childhood Options in South Suburbs — for Now

Laura Bornfreund and David Loewenberg's post on Obama's legacy in early childhood education was cited in the Chicago Tribune.


EDUCATION POLICY
Navigating The Jump From Community College To Our Region’s Four-Year Schools

Rachel Fishman spoke about some of the issues local community colleges and their students face on the Kojo Nnamdi Show.


EDUCATION POLICY
Absences, Fitness, Atmosphere: New Ways to Track Schools

Lindsey Tepe was quoted in the Associated Press about state accountability plans required under the Every Student Succeeds Act.


EDUCATION POLICY
New Transparency Cracks Open ‘Black Box’ of Accreditation

Clare McCann's blog post about a new policy concerning accrediting agencies was covered in POLITICO's Morning Education.


OPEN MARKETS
What's causing the collapse of black-owned businesses?

Kimberly Adams interviewed Brian Feldman for Marketplace about his newest article on the decline of independent black business


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Wi-Fi Advocates Raise Concerns on NHTSA Proposal for 5.9 GHz Band

The debate on opening up the 5.9 GHz band to unlicensed use continues.


EDUCATION POLICY
This Mathematician Brought Big Data To Advising. Then Deeper Questions Emerged.

Iris Palmer and Manuela Ekowo's report was cited by an EdSurge article on the use of big data in college advising.


EDUCATION POLICY
DeVos’s Rollback of Servicing Guidance Raises Fears Among Borrowers’ Advocates

Clare McCann was quoted by the Chronicle of Higher Education regarding the impact of ED’s early actions on borrowing and financial aid.