Sept. 11, 2014




Report: States and the (Not So) New Standards – Where Are They Now?

Education Commission of the States


Report: Action Is Needed to Ensure Evaluations of Postsecondary Schools Are Useful

Government Accountability Office


Report: 6 Ways to Make College More Affordable

American Action Forum Solutions


Report: The Haves and Have-Nots: How to Make College Accessible to Everyone



Umbrella Group Backs Unbundling

Inside Higher Ed


A Simple Equation: More Education = More Income

The New York Times


Study: College Affordability Metrics Don’t Match HBCUs’ Mission

Diverse Issues in Higher Education


College Savings on the Rise as Plans Average $20K

Associated Press


Senior (Citizen) Student Debt Rising

Inside Higher Ed


When Innovative Higher Education Policy Doesn’t Work – and What to Do

eCampus News


Agents Go Domestic in Australia

The Australian 


Blog: Training Ramps Up to Better Equip School Counselors for College Advising

College Bound


Blog: MOOC Provider Gets Into College Counseling

Wired Campus




Cal State Trustees Raise Scenario of Transfer-Only University System

Los Angeles Times (California)


Texas’ Missing Hispanic Students

Inside Higher Ed (Texas)


Economic Signs of Life: Employers Out in Force at Maine Job Fair

Maine Public Broadcasting (Maine)


The Week of College Rankings

StateImpact Ohio (Ohio)


The Value of Your College Degree in Dollars and Cents Ranked by PayScale

The Cleveland Plain Dealer (Ohio)


State Money Helps High School Students Take College Classes

WHAV News (Massachusetts)


Branstad Calls for $10K College Degree Program

KCCI 8 News (Iowa)


Durbin Supports Increased Access for Veterans to Higher Education Benefits

The Daily Illini (Illinois)


Blog: Competency Catches On

Community College Spotlight (Washington State)


Blog: Kentucky State U. Re-Enrolls Most Students Kicked Out for Tuition Owed

The Ticker (Kentucky)


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