May 24, 2018
In a speech to the House of Representatives, Congresswoman Virginia Foxx quoted extensively from NAS's Rachelle Peterson on the Higher Education Act.
March 2, 2012
Peter Wood takes note of the emerging battle over the legality of the Common Core curriculum.
May 3, 2010
It seems that some teachers and administrators, when offered incentives (within systems such as No Child Left Behind) for boosting students' test scores, act unethically to inflate the...
April 28, 2010
Recently, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said that the new policy of forgiving student loan debts for those who "follow their heart" and enter public sector employment will do wonders for the U....
March 18, 2010
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan insists that “a college degree is still absolutely worth it.” Is he right?
March 4, 2010
A roundup of must-reads in higher education news.
May 14, 2008
Students spend too much on too little as colleges buy in to some flimsy trends.