In comments to the Senate HELP committee, the greater postsecondary education community expressed concerns with the Higher Education Affordability Act similar to those of ACTE.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 9/4/2014 1:04:58 PM
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
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
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 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
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
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
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