The Promise of Pell
Goucher College students work on a group project during a class at the Maryland Correctional Institute-Jessup on July 31, 2015
A gallery of criminal justice experts, educators, and formerly...
Helping families navigate their higher education options
From the start of this Administration, President Obama has charged our team to join him in doing everything we can to make college an affordable reality for everyone. As part of that effort, in...
Beyond High School Diplomas: Educators Aim Towards College Completion
Nationally, just 18 percent of all 9th graders complete four year degrees within 10 years. There needs to be a real sense of urgency as we move forward in creating and sustaining greater college...
Secretary Duncan Hears From Veterans on Challenges to College Success
Secretary Duncan recently met with student veterans. (Photo credit: U.S. Department of Education)
How do we as a country provide supports on college campuses for veterans and ensure they have access...
Building Momentum: Education Leaders Convene at the White House to Help Address the Developmental Education Challenge
Higher education leaders met at the White House to build on the momentum generated at January’s College Opportunity Summit and focus on addressing a key barrier to postsecondary completion.