Monthly Archives: April 2012
Senator Harkin is at again. This time he is trying to limit the funds used on marketing with a new bill.
Read More: Senate Bill Would Bar Colleges from Using Federal Student Aid for Marketing by Emma Roller
This is a good article discussing four of the main “complaints” I hear on proprietary schools.
Read More: Dispelling Some Myths About Proprietary Education by Greg Witkowski
Don’t let the title fool you. This is a great article on online schools and how they look to be transforming education through digital learning.
Read more: Yes, University of Phoenix is disruptive; No, That Doesn’t Make It the End-All By Michael Horn
The Department of Defense has altered their original statement on schools accepting miliary students but are still targeting for-profits in regard tot he 90/10 Rule.
Read more: Pentagon Alters Tuition Assistance by Libby Nelson (Inside Higher Ed)
This is a truly inspirational story about an ex-army soldier that found a new mission in life after a tragic accident in Iraq. His story resonates the powerful determination of a young man who refused to let his accident define him.
Read More: An Ex-Soldier Finds a New Mission by Libby Sander (The Chronicle)