By Steve Gunderson, Dalphna Curtis Midway through the first presidential debate, moderator Lester Holt of NBC Nightly News asked the presidential candidates about “America’s direction.” He proposed the candidates start “by talking about race.” Holt noted that the share of Americans who believe that race relations are bad in this country is the highest it More Info »
By Phil Smith, VP Marketing and Communications and Troy Chaney, Co-Founder, Rally Cap LLC.
Rally Cap LLC collected data over the past 2015-2016 school year from nearly 250,000 high school students nationwide. The results of that data show a significant opportunity for career or specialty education with regard to high school students.
The Impending Crisis for Educational Institutions Accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)
By Wallace K. Pond, Ph.D.
The current situation, in which a large accrediting commission may be involuntarily shut down, is unprecedented in U.S. accreditation history. Dr. Pond’s article discusses the implications on higher education institutions and students, where ACICS accredited institutes would go and the accreditation migration process.
Students across the U.S. are coming into their college classrooms with different expectations. Why does this matter to career schools? Our classrooms and instructors need to be prepared for this “new kind of student” if we want to increase engagement, retention and prepare them for the workforce.
The new federally mandated minimum salary level for certain employees exempt from minimum wage and overtime provisions goes into effect Dec. 1, 2016. Are you ready?
The Department of Education has issued Proposed Rules intended to expand the options for student borrowers to request debt relief, based on the alleged wrongdoing of their college. But these rules do much more than that.