Tag: regulation

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

CDC: Schools should prioritize COVID testing for symptomatic staff, students

October 16, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The non-binding guidance comes as schools begin to increase in-person learning options and as states and communities determine efficient and reliable mitigation efforts to reduce the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. Schools can be vital community centers for […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Watchdog report challenges Trump administration school safety recommendations

July 13, 2020

Via: Education Dive

While the report found school-targeted shootings tend to occur in high-income, low-minority areas, it also found schools in urban, low-income and high-minority areas faced more shootings overall and were often committed by nonstudents or unknown shooters in response to disputes. […]


Supreme Court: Public money can be used for religious education

June 30, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The opinion is likely welcome news for the president, coming less than a week after the court ruled June 18 that his administration’s effort to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was mishandled, leaving the policy in place […]


Ed Department officials say their focus is on better college data, less regulation

September 25, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The higher education industry is not only weighing what kind of data to share with potential students and their families but also how extensive it should be. For this year’s “best college” rankings, U.S. News & World Report dropped acceptance […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

To balance innovation with protecting students, focus on incentives

May 8, 2018

Via: eCampus News

Online education holds tremendous promise: it has the potential to lower costs, enhance learning outcomes, and make college accessible for students who lack the flexibility or means to attend a traditional program. As a nation, our goal should be to […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

6 Tennessee universities to receive independent governing boards

June 28, 2016

Via: Education Dive

Under usual circumstances, institutional autonomy is a good idea for any public governance. But in Tennessee, the prospects for growth under the FOCUS Act appear to be questionable. The Tennessee Board of Regents will remain in control of the state’s […]

Higher Education, News

Small colleges struggle to withstand financial challenges

April 1, 2016

Via: Education Dive

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the outlook for the higher education sector, overall, in 2015, increasing it from negative to stable for the first time in two years. But with its change came a caveat: that regional public universities and small […]