Nation Topics - For Profit Education
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Are online schools a better option for teen moms—or just a high-tech version of schools that once hid pregnant girls from shame?
Fifteen former students of the for-profit Corinthian college chain are launching a debt strike to allow other debtors to do just that.
Venture capitalists and for-profit firms are salivating over the exploding $788.7 billion market in K-12 education. What does this mean for public school students?
A growing, diverse movement is rejecting market-oriented reforms in favor of education justice.
How for-profit colleges are allowing Wall Street investors to cash in, at students’ expense.
Too many for-profit colleges leave their students mired in debt and facing grim job prospects. So why doesn’t the government turn off the tap?
Diane Ravitch’s latest call-to-arms against the privatization of public schools.
Are MOOCs—massive open online courses—the utopia of affordable higher education, or just the latest fad?
The company has attracted tens of millions in venture capital—but if you're looking for the Amazon of online higher ed, try iTunes U.
Gov. Rick Snyder’s ruthless austerity measures have made the state a bleak place to live, work and go to school.