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Child Nutrition Act up for reauthorization in 2015

Education researchers Pam Koch and Renata Peralta say it shouldn't be abandoned because of perceived waste, but more education is needed to reap its benefits.

Oct. 23, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Over 3,000 students across two decades mixed up in UNC cheating scandal

The latest investigation conducted by a former Justice Department official reveals a wider-ranging fraud than prior probes.

Oct. 22, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Opportunity Nation issues fourth annual ed outcomes index

The nonprofit released an index which ranks the best areas for educational opportunity.  

Oct. 22, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

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These 6 incidents pitted faculties against their administrations

Votes of no confidence and other measures have seen varying degrees of success when faculty express their displeasure with campus leadership.

Oct. 23, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

CPR training now required in New York high schools

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law Tuesday a bill mandating that the state's education commissioner create CPR training curriculum for high schools.  

Oct. 23, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

RTI International's new tool tracks community college success

The Completion Arch analyzes federal and state data on community colleges to get a better understanding of how students progress and succeed.

Oct. 23, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

New York State to review school enrollment procedures

The state wants to ensure children of undocumented immigrants are not being denied access to school.

Oct. 23, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Education Dept easing PLUS loan credit requirements

The new standards will take effect at the end of March 2015. 

Oct. 23, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Study: 2014 candidates fail to weigh in on education

Campaign websites for the 139 major party gubernatorial or U.S. Senate candidates were found to contain little rhetoric or stance on any of today's major education issues.  

Oct. 23, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Heavy presence for Ohio colleges on student loan default lists

According to Quartz, no state has more schools with larger increases in three-year student loan defaults.

Oct. 23, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)