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…

All Content

  • Defining Quality: What Should Quality Look Like in Higher Learning?

    In today’s higher education landscape, quality has become the most important watchword as institutions navigate new accountability policies and regulations whi…

  • March News & Updates

    Policy Update: HEA RecommendationsWe are just two full months into 2018, and critical conversations around postsecondary education are moving forward at the fe…

  • Budget 2018: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back?

    Today, Congress approved a budget deal, ending a brief government shutdown and agreeing to a framework that would set budget parameters for the next two years.…

  • Decoding the Accreditation Process

    Today, the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI) will begin meeting to review the status of accrediting agencies, which p…

  • ED’s Gainful Employment Proposal: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

    Current Gainful Employment regulations require programs at for-profit institutions and certain career and technical programs at all other schools to meet certa…

  • 101: Higher Ed and the Triad

    This week, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee held a hearing on the complex topics of accountability and risk.

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