Posts tagged: U.S. Department of Education - Testing Site

Even on Final Day on Job, Haynes Still Fighting for HBCUs

by B. Denise Hawkins | February 29, 2016 In a packed auditorium Monday at the U.S. Department of Education, Leonard L. Haynes III, Ph.D. Read more

‘Gifted’ Black Kids Not as Likely to Get Placed in Talented Programs

by Lydia Lum | January 24, 2016
High-achieving, Black, elementary school students are much less likely than their White peers t [...] Read more

Dishonor Roll ― The Schools that Sought Exemptions To Legally Discriminate Against LGBT Students

by Emil Guillermo | December 20, 2015
The Human Rights Campaign, an activist group, urges the U.S. Department of Education to take ac [...] Read more

New Regulation Could Impact Teacher Ed Programs at MSIs

by Larry J. Walker and Ramon B. Goings | October 22, 2015
A new U.S. Department of Education (ED) regulation aimed at improving teacher quality at post-s [...] Read more

Civil Rights Group Members File Brief Opposing Use of Race in Admissions

by Diverse Staff | September 13, 2015
Two members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights recently filed an amicus brief opposing the [...] Read more

ED Enforces Complaint System for Colleges and Universities

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 12, 2015
In an effort to avert fiascos that leave college students in a lurch, the U.S. Department of Ed [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: The Sources of HBCUs’ Pain

by Matthew Lynch | April 30, 2015
The question of HBCU relevance is constantly floated in education circles but lately I’ve bee [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Gainful Employment for College Graduates

by Matthew Lynch | December 30, 2014
Colleges and universities have their own sets of standards for graduating students and helping [...] Read more

Department of Education Criticized for Not Using Accreditor Sanction Data

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | December 23, 2014
As the U.S. Department of Education forges ahead to establish a college ratings system, a new g [...] Read more

Pell Grant Eligibility Clarification Opens Doors of Opportunity for Juvenile Offenders

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | December 9, 2014
Expert says higher education leaders should look for ways to help young people in juvenile jail [...] Read more