18 janvier 2015

The Thought That Counts

HomeBy Paul Fain. Community college advocates like the spirit of President Obama's blockbuster free community college proposal. It’s the details, many still unknown, that worry some. The White House wants $60 billion over a decade to go toward filling in tuition gaps for all Americans who meet the plan’s requirements. Read more...

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New Higher Ed Federalism

HomeBy Ry Rivard. President Obama’s proposal to make community college free could rearrange the relationship between the federal government, states and colleges.Behind the talk of a free two-year college education is a shift in the federal government's role. Conservatives are saying the president’s plan may go too far -- calling it a federal regulatory regime dressed up as a free tuition plan. Read more...

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