What You Should Know about the Latest Republican Attacks on Education
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What You Should Know about the Latest Republican Attacks on Education

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The effort to repeal and replace health care is…

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D.C. Stakeholders Comment on Every Student Succeeds Act
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D.C. Stakeholders Comment on Every Student Succeeds Act

By Pam Taylor (NNPA/ESSA Contributor) As the first deadline to submit state plans under the…

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Arne Duncan’s Wars
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Arne Duncan’s Wars

(Politico) – Education Secretary Arne Duncan is a mild-mannered, even-tempered, introverted kind of guy, but…

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Obama Trying to Boost Free Community College Plan
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Obama Trying to Boost Free Community College Plan

NANCY BENAC, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With his plan for two years of free…

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Feds Launch Pilot College Program for Prisoners
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Feds Launch Pilot College Program for Prisoners

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — Brandyn Heppard usually arrives 30 minutes…

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Initial Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle In
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Initial Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle In

Christine Armario, ASSOCIATED PRESS     LOS ANGELES (AP) — Results for some of the…

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Congress Aims to Rewrite No Child Left Behind Education Bill
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Congress Aims to Rewrite No Child Left Behind Education Bill

JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is trying again to pass…

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US Court Upholds Tough Rules on For-Profit College Loans
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US Court Upholds Tough Rules on For-Profit College Loans

ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal court has ruled in favor of…

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Gov’t Plan to Help More Students Erase Debt Raises Questions
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Gov’t Plan to Help More Students Erase Debt Raises Questions

ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A government plan to wipe out loans for…

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New Education Official Wants to Reform NCLB
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New Education Official Wants to Reform NCLB

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – John King, Jr., a highly-respected…

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