Education News from NY Times
Updated: 21 hours 33 min ago
The Talladega College Marching Tornadoes have been under fire for agreeing to perform in the Trump inaugural parade.
Many for-profit trade schools are punished, but even the most prestigious colleges may not care enough about whether their degrees are worth the cost.
Meeting with educators, the Fed’s chairwoman emphasized its role in fighting financial crises but hoped that in the future it would be less interesting.
Betsy DeVos, a billionaire who has never been an educator or overseen a state education agency, has her own questions to answer about potential conflicts of interest.
Also, patriotic gestures, mother-daughter dynamics and retroactive gifts.
Dr. Cobb, the first black female president of Cal State, Fullerton, had been denied a New York college post in a move that led to bias accusations.
The Supreme Court was asked to decide whether public schools should do more under a federal law to provide a free education for children with disabilities.
Fewer millennials are founding companies at a time when student loans are on the rise. As one business founder put it, “The debt is always there, drowning you.”
Dr. Bradley, a professor of public health at Yale who has worked to improve health care systems worldwide, arrives as colleges debate questions of access and identity on campus.
The stalwart of Michigan politics and backer of school vouchers has not been shy about advancing her goals by funding campaigns against her foes.