Daily News 2/5/19

SECTOR NEWS

Former Media Executive And Now CEO Of Kaplan Pushes Back On Press For Not Reporting Whole Story About Successes Of Career Colleges

https://amp.miamiherald.com/opinion/op-ed/article20052711.html

 

Coalition Of Democrats Opposed To Career-Focused Education Pressure Veterans Affairs Department

https://www.cnsnews.com/commentary/gerard-scimeca/dems-pressure-va-war-against-veteran-college-students-private-colleges

 

Uncertainty Looms As Two More Art Institutes Prepare To Close

https://www.educationdive.com/news/uncertainty-looms-as-2-more-art-institutes-prepare-to-close/547459/

 

 

HIGHER ED ACT NEWS

US Senate Education Chairman Says His Goal Is For Reauthorization Of HEA By End Of Year And He Lays Out His Framework; Simplified FAFSA Form, Better Loan Repayment Options For Students, And A New Accountability System On Schools Based On Loan Repayment Rates Are His Starting Proposals For HEA

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/02/05/alexander-lays-out-vision-new-higher-ed-law

https://www.usnews.com/news/education-news/articles/2019-02-04/sen-lamar-alexanders-mission-to-overhaul-the-higher-education-law

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Could-Congress-Pass-A-New/245614

https://www.the74million.org/article/with-2-years-left-in-congress-senator-lamar-alexander-lays-out-his-roadmap-for-reauthorizing-americas-higher-education-act/

https://www.nasfaa.org/news-item/17387/Senate_Education_Committee_Chairman_Outlines_Reauthorization_Proposals

 

 

NATIONAL NEWS

White House Rescinds Education Department Watchdog Pick After Ethics Concerns

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/white-house-rescinds-education-dept-watchdog-pick-after-ethics-concerns-n965971

 

Weakest Students More Likely To Take Online Courses, But Do The Do Worse In Them

https://hechingerreport.org/weakest-students-more-likely-to-take-online-college-classes-but-do-worse-in-them/

 

Is There Legal Risk In Inclusive Access Programs

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/02/05/college-hot-water-over-inclusive-access-programs-and-student-choice

 

 

JOBS NEWS

Automation Won’t Bring Apocalypse, But That Doesn’t Mean It Will Be Easy

https://www.brookings.edu/blog/the-avenue/2019/02/04/automation-wont-bring-an-apocalypse-but-that-doesnt-mean-it-will-be-easy/

 

Here Is Where The New Jobs Are At In One Chart

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/02/01/heres-where-the-jobs-are–in-one-chart.html

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