College

October 25, 2015
Student Debt: An important issue? Ask students: Is the cost of college and debt from student loans an important issue to you?  If so why? It is certainly a big issue for students and their…
February 22, 2015
  To The Teacher: In January 2015, President Obama announced a plan - dubbed "America's College Promise" - to make two years of community college free to any high school graduate with a C+ average…
January 24, 2015
News: In his State of the Union Address on January 20, President Obama proposed what he calls "America’s College Promise."  It would provide free tuition for students to attend two years of community…
August 18, 2014
To the teacher:    Going to college in the United States has become increasingly expensive, forcing millions of Americans to take out student loans to pay for higher education.  But in today's…
November 7, 2011
by Alan Shapiro To the Teacher: Affirmative action programs at universities have a controversial history. The history must be viewed as part of the centuries-long struggle of African Americans and…