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  • ACTE Submits Higher Education Comments

    The Senate HELP Committee released a discussion draft for reauthorization of the Higher Education Act mostly focused on college cost issues. ACTE’s comments seek to better serve non-traditional students.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 9/2/2014 1:26:57 PM

  • Administration Spotlights Community Colleges

    The U.S. Department of Education recently held a meeting with community college leaders from around the nation to discuss improving college opportunities, particularly related to best practices in college remediation.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 8/18/2014 3:00:42 PM

  • This Week in Higher Education

    The House and Senate spent this week moving their higher education priorities before the upcoming August recess, including hosting a hearing on states’ role in higher education and moving several HEA bills.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/25/2014 3:49:55 PM

  • House Committee Advance Higher Education Bills

    The House Education and the Workforce Committee held a markup to debate and amend three bills as part of the effort to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/14/2014 11:44:07 AM

  • House Introduces 3 Higher Education Bills

    After last week’s white paper on HEA reauthorization priorities, members of the House Education and the Workforce Committee released bills on their financial aid and transparency priorities.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/3/2014 11:26:14 AM

  • Higher Ed on the Brain in Congress

    This week, the House Education and the Workforce Committee and the Senate HELP Committee released priorities for reauthorizing the Higher Education Act (HEA).

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/27/2014 1:11:50 PM

  • Bipartisan Proposal to Reinstate Year-Round Pell

    With college affordability and student loan burdens hot topics on Capitol Hill, Senators have proposed a bipartisan bill aimed to make reforms to federal student aid.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/19/2014 3:33:08 PM

  • VP Biden Announces National Apprenticeship Partnerships

    The newly announced Registered Apprenticeship – College Consortium (RACC) will work to expand articulation agreements between Registered Apprenticeships and postsecondary institutions to offer more opportunities for accelerated postsecondary education.

    Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/8/2014 2:07:07 PM

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