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Monday, Jan 29, 2018 at 03:43 AM PST

NYC Teacher Takes Home Music Educator Award at Grammys

NYC Teacher Takes Home Music Educator Award at Grammys

An elementary school teacher in the Bronx took home an award at the 60th Grammy Awards Sunday night. Melissa Salguero, a music teacher at P.S. 48 Joseph R. Drake school in Hunts Point, New York, earned the 2018...

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 02:25 PM PDT

A College Certificate May Not Be a Clear Pathway to a Job

A College Certificate May Not Be a Clear Pathway to a Job

Certificates have become a hot commodity in higher education in recent years, promoted by colleges and by Washington as an important new pathway to a career for people who don't fit into a four-year degree...

Friday, Mar 21, 2014 at 09:54 AM PDT

National Hispanic University to Close

National Hispanic University to Close

National Hispanic University expects to close next year as a four-year college, but may host a new charter school, after several severe financial cutbacks.

Friday, Oct 4, 2013 at 02:34 PM PDT

Book Author Blasts "Hoax" of Ed Reform

Book Author Blasts "Hoax" of Ed Reform

Former US Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch explains why she thinks it was wrong for San Francisco school district officials to attend a ribbon cutting for a new charter school supported by Facebook...

Monday, Oct 7, 2013 at 05:35 AM PDT

Top Tier Colleges Seeking Out Needy, High-Acheiving Students

Top Tier Colleges Seeking Out Needy, High-Acheiving Students

Top colleges and universities are looking for new ways to recruit high achieving students with limited means.