A group of Texas lawmakers wants to fix higher education funding — but it won’t be easy
Texas Tribune
At the Texas State Technical College System — appropriations for which have been tied to graduates’ earnings for the past few years — graduation rates have increased 42 percent over a six-year period, and graduates’ salaries went up 83 percent.

Clark College hopes to fill counseling void with new degree
The Columbian
A planned associate degree in human services would help address substance abuse and related issues in the college’s service area.

How to help students avoid the remedial ed trap
Hechinger Report
A new study highlights some promising reforms but also points out obstacles.

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