Tag: dept

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

CA Dept of Education: Los Angeles Schools Spent Improperly

June 10, 2016

Via: Education News

Los Angeles Unified school district has been ordered by state officials to redirect their spending of hundreds of millions of dollars in an effort to bring aid to those students who would most benefit from extra academic help. In a […]


Judge eliminates for-profit Decker College’s $31 million debt to Education Department

March 24, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

One piece of inaccurate information precipitated Kentucky-based Decker College’s closure more than 10 years ago. Thatmisinformation, provided by Decker’s accreditor to the U.S. Department of Education, about the status of Decker’s distance education program, led the department to terminate the […]

Higher Education, News

Law Students Face More Debt and More Stress

March 7, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Law students are borrowing more and feeling more stress about that borrowing, according to the latest edition of the Law School Survey of Student Engagement, released today. Among the key findings: The study found that 44 percent of law students […]