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GTCC Pioneers New Federal Program To Help Students Manage Their Student Loans [Video]

Apr 21, 2017 PM EDT Student loans in America continue to rise at record-breaking numbers.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Withdraws Consumer Protections For Student Loan Borrowers [Video]

Apr 15, 2017 AM EDT DeVos undid Obama-era policies on protections for student loan borrowers.

Civil Rights Office To Pay Cornell University A Visit For Most Title IX Investigations

Feb 23, 2017 AM EST Cornell University has overtaken Indiana University with the most open Title IX violation investigations.

Betsy DeVos Admits Surprise Over Education Secretary Appointment

Feb 21, 2017 AM EST DeVos knew about the possiblity of becoming Education Secretary a day after the election.

Universities Urge Education Secretary Betsy DeVos To Improve Title IX

Feb 14, 2017 AM EST Universities are calling out to Betsy DeVos to improve the handling of campus sexual assault investigations.

El Paso College Closes, Leaves Students In The Dark About Its Future

Jan 20, 2017 AM EST Vantage College has closed due to financial difficulties.

College Food Can Now Be Costly As Meal Plans Are Getting Higher

Jan 20, 2017 AM EST Tuition costs are rising and so are food costs in colleges and universities.

Several College Programs May Shut Down For Violation Of Student Debt Rules

Jan 10, 2017 AM EST The Department of Education is cracking down on violators of student debt rules.

Stanford Accused Of Attempting To Buy Its Way Out Of Title IX Investigations

Dec 21, 2016 AM EST Former Stanford students accused the university of trying to buy its way out of Title IX investigations.

U.S. Department of Education Launches Student Loan Counseling Experiment

Dec 19, 2016 AM EST The U.S. Department of Education, in response to the growing amount of student debt, is launching an experiment that wil evaluate the effectiveness of student loan counseling.

Education Secretary Wants Schools To Stop Use Of Corporal Punishment

Nov 24, 2016 AM EST John B. King Jr., U.S. Department of Education Secretary, has urged states to ban corporal punishment in schools.

Trump Talks Education With Liberty University Jerry Falwell

Nov 22, 2016 AM EST Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. talks about his role in education.

Will Donald Trump Finally Realize His Campaign Promise To Shrink The Department Of Education?

Nov 14, 2016 AM EST What a Donald Trump presidency means for America’s public schools? Perhaps downsize it if not abolish altogether in favor of college vouchers and charter schools.

Radio And TV Host Glenn Beck Under Fire After Suggesting To Shut Down the Dept. of Education On Prime Time

Nov 13, 2016 AM EST What if a president really did shut down the Dept. of Education just like during President Jimmy Carter's time - would it be better after reboot?

Here's Why It Is Difficult To Quantify The Quality Of Colleges

Nov 10, 2016 AM EST The Department of Education is discussing how to address this issue.

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