Tag: Higher Education Act

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

State, college officials say educational quality measures need a boost

May 28, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The insight into differing views on quality comes as debate churns over a potential reauthorization of the Higher Education Act and institutions are tasked with sharing program-level data on measures such as student loan debt and postgraduate earnings with prospective […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Higher Education

Federal judge: Ed Dept illegally delayed Obama-era distance education rules

April 30, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The ruling is in response to a lawsuit by the National Education Association and the California Teachers Association against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and the department. It alleged the agency’s failure to conduct a negotiated rulemaking session prior to delaying […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Colleges list priorities for Higher Education Act reauthorization

March 15, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The HEA was last reauthorized in 2008 and has since fallen off its pace of updates every few years, according to a review of the process and its current prospects by The Atlantic. Current cross-aisle talk among key legislators could […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher Education Act may not be reauthorized for years

February 4, 2016

Via: Education Dive

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN), leader of that body’s education committee, said in 2015 he wanted to have a rewrite of the Higher Education Act on the president’s desk by the end of the year. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act […]