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U.S. House Education Committee approves PROSPER Act for reforms to higher education

Source: U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce WASHINGTON — Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and Rep. Brett Guthrie (R-KY), chairman of the Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee released … Continue reading

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U.S. Rep. Kline: Higher education reforms will open more doors to opportunity

Source: U.S. Education and the Workforce Committee WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. House of Representatives Monday passed a number of bills that will strengthen higher education for students, parents, and taxpayers. These bipartisan reforms will empower students and families to make … Continue reading

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Higher Education Bill includes some E-12 education elements

As we mentioned in yesterday’s blog post, some of the dust has settled from the 2015 legislative (regular) session. With much unknown about the level of E-12 education funding, there are some knowns that we will be reporting to you. One of … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — MSBA provision on addressing teacher shortages included in House Higher Ed bill

The House passed its Omnibus Higher Education Bill (HF 845) Monday. The bill is authored by Rep. Bud Nornes, chair of the House Higher Education Policy and Finance Committee. MSBA is very pleased to see this bill contains one provision we … Continue reading

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