Tag: debt

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Biden’s Next Bad Idea for Higher Education

September 7, 2022

Via: Education Next

Now that President Biden has announced his unilateral plan to transfer more than a half a trillion dollars in student debt to Americans, most of whom neither went to college nor took out a student loan, you should brace yourself […]


At one California university, a grant helped struggling students graduate 93% faster

November 5, 2018

Via: Education Dive

States are growing more committed to graduating students faster and with less debt. In May, Virginia’s public Longwood University approved a plan to discount tuition by $250 for students enrolled in at least 30 credits during the 2018-19 school year. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Surplus may go to roads, school safety, debt, savings

May 17, 2018

Via: Education Week

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration and key legislative leaders said Wednesday they want to use hundreds of millions of dollars in additional tax revenue to boost savings, pay down debt and increase spending on roads and school […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Relieving student debt, one loan at a time

April 28, 2016

Via: AFT News

The fight against the overwhelming student debt burden in this country just got more personal, with a campaign to educate debtors about programs that can relieve their individual debt. Recognizing that it’s been four years since student debt hit the […]