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Harkins report: For-profits rake in $1.7B of Post-9/11 GI Bill funds

Eight of the program's top 10 recipients are for-profits.

July 31, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Delaware panel seeks to revamp teacher compensation

The new Committee to Advance Educator Compensation and Careers met for the first time Wednesday 

July 31, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Bipartisan Senate campus sex assault bill unveiled

The proposed legislation would require, among other things, student surveys about sexual violence with publicized results, as well as stiffer penalties.    

July 31, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

N.C. voucher funds distributed before court ruling

A judge is giving the state the go-ahead to release $10 million despite not yet ruling on a lawsuit over the legality of the programs.

July 31, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

ExamSoft's bar exam snafu called biggest in history

Law students in at least 17 states experienced frustrating delays and failures trying to upload bar exam answers by a Tuesday night deadline.

July 30, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Triumph Learning amplifies partnership with Clever

The broadened collaboration will allow single sign-on for Waggle users, as well as improved security.

July 30, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Minnesota university system, union reach tentative agreement

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system agrees to contract with union representing 4,000 faculty members.  

July 31, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Pennsylvania judge dismisses teacher blog firing suit

The teacher had written that her students were "disengaged, lazy whiners."

July 31, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Report: Continue student loan forgiveness for public service, but with tweaks

A group of financial aid administrators is calling for fine-tuning on the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.

July 31, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Alaska board OKs online PD for superintendents

Superintendents will be able to take professional development classes on topics like finance, program planning, and the use of technology in classrooms.

July 31, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)