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Higher Education Diversity: It is Easy to Attract Students of Color to College Campuses, but not as Easy to Retain Them By Falyn Page XXTRA Special & Free Beat: Higher Education Currently, college enrollment rates for students of color are at similar levels to white and Asian students. Although this is a great step from…(Read More)

Higher Education Diversity: It is Easy to Attract Students of Color to College Campuses, but not as Easy to Retain Them By Falyn Page XXTRA Special & Free Beat: Higher Education Currently, college enrollment rates for students of color are at similar levels to white and Asian students. Although this is a great step from…(Read More)

Congress is poised to debate the reauthorization of the Higher Education Action (HEA).  The House Committee on Education & Workforce Committee reported out the Higher Education Reauthorization bill, the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity Through Education Reform Act –the PROSPER Act—right before the holiday recess, on December 12, 2017.  The bill introduced just…(Read More)

Devos Undaunted by Opposition

President Trump’s appointee for the Secretary of Education was a controversial pick. Betsy Devos was appointed to the position with unprecedented opposition. Much of the opposition stemmed from Devos’ lack of experience as an educator and her staunch support of privately funded, for-profit Christian and charter schools. Under Devos, Americans already have…(Read More)