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Commentary: 4 principles for a free community college program that works for all Center For American Progress Currently, free community college plans commonly require students to meet credit hour or age requirements in order to…


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U.S. Rep. Richard Neal offers bill to help provide low-income parents training for in-demand jobs MassLive.com With jobs across the country going unfilled due, in part, to a lack of skilled workers, U.S. Rep. Richard…


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The higher education nearly all Americans love The Atlantic Despite news reports that Republicans are generally skeptical of college, there are certain programs and institutions that they are quite warm to. Michigan Democrats propose free…


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Mayor: Southwest Airlines pilot wants to start flight school at Denmark Tech Times and Democrat The mayor of Bamberg, South Carolina, says she believes bringing a commercial flight school to the county would be a…


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Albany Technical College rolls out new Transportation Academy Albany Herald During a recent forum focusing on the region’s workforce, Southern Ag Carriers president Hugh Nall lamented that finding qualified CDL drivers was a difficult task…


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Achievement gap narrows at Minnesota State’s two-year colleges Grand Forks Herald Achievement gaps between whites and students of color are closing somewhat at Minnesota State two-year colleges but growing at the system’s seven universities. What…


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Fox Valley Tech’s AYES program prepares high school students for an in-demand career Appleton Post Crescent The Automotive Youth Education Systems program at Fox Valley Technical College in Wisconsin opened in 2016 to help schools…


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‘Last Chance U’ quarterback John Franklin III signs contract with Chicago Bears Yahoo! Sports Former East Mississippi Community College — which played host to the popular Netflix show “Last Chance U” — quarterback John Franklin…


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Foxconn commits $1M to Wisconsin universities & technical colleges in competitive initiative WTMJ 4 The goal is to find solutions to make the area around the Racine County plant better through infrastructure, transportation and other…


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Policymaker Perspectives: A discussion with Michael Wooten ACTE blog Michael Wooten, deputy assistant secretary for community colleges at the U.S. Department of Education, outlines department priorities for career and technical education in this Q&A. How…