Insights & Outlooks

Time to Innovate: How We Can Harness an Unprecedented Moment in Higher Education to Better Serve Student Parents

Before the COVID-19 pandemic upturned how all of us work and learn, nearly four million student parents—more than a…

Reimagining Higher Ed for Equity and Student Parent Success

“Was higher ed designed for minority students?”  A student asked this question during a Temple University “Sociology of Education” class…

COVID-19

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I am in my senior year and want to take advantage of networking opportunities for my future career, but do I just become a non-present parent for my kids? Do I delay adjusting my immigration status until I am done with school, but risk losing status and being deported? What do I do? It’s a question no one else can answer for me.

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Fall 2020: A Senior In The Making, A Mother Soon Breaking

I, like the rest of nearly four million student parents, am already juggling a million different tasks all at…

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  • Navigating the New Higher Learning Landscape

    Today’s students need access to a variety of higher learning programs that equip them with the tools they need to succeed in the evolving workforce. The linear…

  • May News & Updates

    Issue Update: Accreditation ReformArmed with Better Data, Will Accreditors Finally Have to Act?In the midst of key conversations happening at last week’s NACIQ…

  • Wrapping Up 2017: Year in Review

    As we wind down 2017, we reflect on the dynamic year it's been for changes in higher education policy, even in just the past few weeks. In the final Higher Lea…

  • Comparing Accountability Provisions: Higher Education Act and PROSPER Act

    On December 1, House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairwoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC) introduced the Promoting Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity throug…

  • November News and Updates

    At its debut event last week, Higher Learning Advocates brought student voices to the fore during a discussion about the gap between the current system of high…

  • October News and Updates

    Is there a divide between what today's students need and what higher education policy has to offer? Join us on Oct. 30 at the National Press Club as we explore…

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