July 29, 2022
The National Association of Scholars supports Governor Ron DeSantis in his struggle against the U.S. Department of Education’s effort to undermine Florida’s accreditation reform law.
July 26, 2022
The new Florida accreditation law is a great opportunity to determine whether a simple change could solve some of the deep-rooted problems in the current accreditation system.
May 24, 2021
SACSCOC threatened Florida State University's accreditation after FSU named Richard Corcoran a candidate for university president. This may have been a politically motivated intervention.
June 15, 2017
Spencer Kashmanian writes about the need to reform accreditation requirements.
April 8, 2016
NAS Director of Communications David Randall writes about the accreditation struggle in California.
October 22, 2015
NAS board member Gail Heriot asks Congress to keep educational accreditors from forcing racial preferences on colleges and universities.
January 16, 2013
Rich DeMillo writes for the Pope Center about the future of accreditation in colleges and universities.
March 19, 2012
Will the newly formed accrediting agency for education schools enact some real reforms to improve K-12 education?
December 9, 2010
How the federal government threatens the future of the sole voice representing traditional liberal education among accrediting agencies.
November 17, 2010
In this week's Pope Center Clarion Call, I discuss the recent study done by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity on higher ed accreditation. The authors conclude that college ac......