March 31, 2016

Could the US Department of Education Be Abolished?

I listened to Senator and Presidential candidate Ted Cruz this week during the Wisconsin town halls on CNN. Senator Cruz has promised, if elected, to dismantle the Department of Education. His follow-up was to say that Common Core, which covers K-12 curricula in the 50 states should be abolished. He […]
September 16, 2015

The Value of the Federal College Scorecard

This week I have had a chance to play with the newest tool offered by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) called the College Scorecard. The new College Scorecard has two useful features that I had not found on other sites. You can find out, courtesy of state unemployment insurance […]