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Millions of adults lack basic reading skills needed for good jobs PBS NewsHour/Education Week (video) In the U.S., 36 million adults lack the basic literacy skills needed to sustain employment — yet education programs for this…




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2020 race brings free college back to the national stage Associated Press The free college movement is resurfacing as a central rallying point for Democrats as they set their sights on the White House. GM,…



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U.S. says $168M ITT for-profit student loans to be forgiven STLtoday.com Former students at ITT Technical Institute locations nationwide, including two in the St. Louis area, will not have to pay $168 million they still…


Funding roundup

In Wisconsin, Madison Area Technical College’s Innovation Grant program provided $26,999 to buy Hero, a simulation model dog used by veterinary technician students. Students can draw blood, insert a breathing tube or catheter and stop…


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…And Justice for All: Community colleges serving the middle class Brookings (blog) Middle-class students are at least as likely to attend two-year colleges as they are to attend public four-year colleges. It’s getting harder for…



Snapshots

A few photos from the American Association of Community Colleges’ Advocates in Action meeting this week in Washington, D.C. Matthew Dembickiis editor of Community College Daily and serves as publications director for the American Association…