Another Highlight

News Search of the Week

Here's what the media are saying about:

President Obama's College Affordability/ Accountability Proposals

. . . or visit either our short list of hot topics or our full search-by-topic list to browse news and commentary on any of 100+ higher ed topics.

Another Highlight

User Login

Forgot Password?

Not a user? [Sign Up]

Busting the Myths about Private Colleges

NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit to get the facts!

Read More

Private Colleges Focus on Affordability

New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list



Going It Alone

Inside Higher Ed

April 13, 2012

When the Education Department writes rules later this year that will change how teacher preparation programs become eligible for students to receive some forms of federal financial aid, it will tackle the task on its own. A federal panel charged with recommending how best to overhaul regulations governing teacher preparation programs acknowledged Thursday afternoon that it would not reach a consensus on a set of proposals, and that the gaps between some negotiators - and between negotiators and the Education Department - remained too wide on too many issues.

Add to Digg! Add to Delicious Add to Facebook Add to LinkedIn  Add to StumbleUpon Add to Twitter RSS