The Pell Grant program provides millions of students with critical and necessary federal financial aid.
As the long-standing legal case on Trump University comes to a close, this brief looks at new evidence and insights on Trump and his hallmark educational initiative.
It should be no surprise that access to federal higher education dollars for financial aid is not secure if accreditors have little to spend on gatekeeping.
Last week, the Center for American Progress submitted public comments to the U.S. Department of Education with concerns about accreditors lack of focus on student outcomes.
The Trump administration's decision to take down the IRS Data Retrieval Tool will have broad financial aid consequences for students, colleges, and families.
The administration’s budget proposal takes us further away from the prospect of an America that is truly first among nations.
A group of HBCU presidents failed to share their history of struggle with the president but endured grossly out-of-touch remarks from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and an embarrassing photo op as Black History Month ends.
During her confirmation hearing, Betsy DeVos expressed confusion and avoided questions. Here’s what her record shows.
Americans should take a closer look at the investments held by the secretary of education nominee and the troubling picture they paint.
It is wrong to defend radical proposals for gutting K-12 federal funding by pointing to totally different higher education investments.
Republican plans endanger critical education funding for families across the country. These fact sheets provide a look at the devastation it could cause at the state level.
New numbers comparing students’ debt levels to their earnings show that many educational options provide insufficient value.
Think Washington is corrupt? It’s about to get a lot worse under President-elect Donald Trump.
CAP’s new plan for colleges to take responsibility for their student loan failures balances accountability and equity through a system of risk-sharing payments and bonuses.
Details, not hot takes, matter in understanding a recent federal report on the costs of student loan repayment programs.