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Virginia Private Colleges Adopt Innovative Retirement Plan

Virginia Private Colleges Adopt Innovative Retirement Plan

April 04, 2018

Fourteen Virginia private colleges are collaborating on an innovative employee retirement plan that is believed to be the first of its kind in the nation. The schools expect the move to reduce their administrative burdens and cut costs while helping employees prepare for retirement.
Fourteen Virginia private colleges are collaborating on an innovative employee retirement plan that is believed to be the first of its kind in the nation. The schools expect the move to reduce their administrative burdens and cut costs while helping employees prepare for retirement.

April 04, 2018

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Education Week

How High School Diploma Requirements Fall Short of College Admission Standards

How High School Diploma Requirements Fall Short of College Admissio...

April 04, 2018

Most state high school graduation requirements are so poorly designed that they trap students in a "preparation gap," where they don't qualify for admission to public universities, according to a study released Monday.
Most state high school graduation requirements are so poorly designed that they trap students in a "preparation gap," where they don't qualify for admission to public universities, according to a study released Monday.

April 04, 2018

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The Chronicle of Higher Education

DeVos Gives Controversial Accreditor a New Chance and More Time

DeVos Gives Controversial Accreditor a New Chance and More Time

April 04, 2018

The U.S. Department of Education said Tuesday evening that a controversial accreditor, which had lost its federal recognition in 2016, would again be eligible to serve as a gatekeeper of financial aid.
The U.S. Department of Education said Tuesday evening that a controversial accreditor, which had lost its federal recognition in 2016, would again be eligible to serve as a gatekeeper of financial aid.

April 04, 2018

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Inside Higher Ed

States Take a Look at Online Learning Prices

States Take a Look at Online Learning Prices

April 04, 2018

Debate over the actual cost and value of online education continues to polarize participants. Meanwhile, state legislatures are looking for ways to cut costs for students.
Debate over the actual cost and value of online education continues to polarize participants. Meanwhile, state legislatures are looking for ways to cut costs for students.

April 04, 2018

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Forbes

The GOP Tax Bill Is Likely To Reduce Contributions To Elite Colleges That Serve Wealthy Students - Opinion Piece

The GOP Tax Bill Is Likely To Reduce Contributions To Elite College...

April 04, 2018

Ames Brown writes: The tax bill will also have significant economic effects on the budgets of all types of colleges. In this article, I’m going to focus on the legislation’s likely effect on one large source of colleges’ revenue: taxpayers’ charitable contributions to public and private nonprofit colleges. In two other articles, I examine how colleges’ income will be affected by the Act’s limitation of the state and local income tax deduction, here; and by the introduction of a new tax on wealthy colleges’ endowments, here. I have also written a more comprehensive and detailed white paper covering these subjects, Tax Reform Will Be A Boon to Colleges.
Ames Brown writes: The tax bill will also have significant economic effects on the budgets of all types of colleges. In this article, I’m going to focus on the legislation’s likely effect on one large source of colleges’ revenue: taxpayers’ charitable contributions to public and private nonprofit colleges. In two other articles, I examine how colleges’ income will be affected by the Act’s limitation of the state and local income tax deduction, here; and by the introduction of a new tax on wealthy colleges’ endowments, here. I have also written a more comprehensive and detailed white paper covering these subjects, Tax Reform Will Be A Boon to Colleges.

April 04, 2018

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