Resources

We are working to shift the conversation and support a policy environment that enables a system of higher learning focused on quality, outcomes and today’s students.

  • 101: Competency-Based Education

    More and more of today’s students are adults, parents and older students who are learning outside the traditional academic calendar and often bring substantial…

  • The Keys to Quality: Reforming Higher Education Accreditation Policy

    The key to assuring higher education quality in the U.S. is accreditation, the complex system used by the Federal government as a gate-keeping mechanism to ove…

  • Champions Network: Policy Principles

    Download the Policy Principles one-pager to learn more about the five key federal policy issues supported by the Higher Learning Advocates Champions Network.

  • 101: Accreditation

    What is Accreditation?Accreditation is the linchpin of the federal role in higher education as the gate-keeping system for the federal government’s $120 billio…

  • Defining High-Quality Higher Learning

    With a growing public focus on the value of higher education and new providers serving today's students, Higher Learning Advocates releases new principles outl…

  • Comments to Senate HELP Committee on Higher Education Act Reauthorization

    Higher Learning Advocates submitted comments, today, to the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee leadership with recommendations on the reaut…