{% text "preview_text" label="Preview Text This will be used as the preview text that displays in some email clients", value="", no_wrapper=True %}


READ IN BROWSER

06/27/2022
linkedin facebook twitter instagram
WorkScoop

Moving forward on OPM oversight

As the Department of Education reviews how it oversees the relationship between online program managers and universities, experts on a virtual panel last week inspected the balance between local and federal control. Some were wary of over-regulation, but said the department can serve an expanded role in shaping these contracts — like highlighting best practices. Emily Bamforth explains


A Message From AWS Educate

With over 1,500 institutions and hundreds of thousands of students who use AWS Educate, we wanted to take you on a trip around the world and highlight how students are learning and innovating with the cloud. Learn more.


Education Department to cancel $6 billion in loans to defrauded students

Borrowers who attended certain higher education institutions that the Department of Education found committed misconduct would see their loans canceled under a potential settlement in California district court. The Education Department plans to automatically cancel loans for about 200,000 people as part of the settlement, totaling about $6 billion. The list of schools includes big-name online and for-profit institutions, including the University of Phoenix, Kaplan University and DeVry University. Emily reports.


Behind a slight growth in undergrad credentials

Students who were "stacking credentials" helped fuel undergraduate credential numbers overall during the 2020-21 academic year, the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center found. Students largely had earned associates degrees. The research also found that students earning certificates — a interest area for higher education institutions looking to attract new learners — still make up a small percentage of students graduating with bachelor’s degrees, about 1.6%. Emily has the details.


Want more? Catch our events for all things workforce!
{% widget_block rich_text 'unsubscribe' label='Unsubscribe' overridable=true no_wrapper=true %} {% widget_attribute 'html' %} Copyright (c) 2019 WorkScoop, All rights reserved.

{{ site_settings.company_name }}
{{ site_settings.company_street_address_1 }}
{{ site_settings.company_city }} {{ site_settings.company_state }} 20036

Update your email preferences
Unsubscribe {% end_widget_attribute %} {% end_widget_block %} {# {% widget_block rich_text 'unsubscribe' label='Unsubscribe' overridable=true no_wrapper=true %} {% widget_attribute 'html' %} You received this email because you are subscribed to {{ subscription_name }} from {{site_settings.company_name}}. If you prefer not to receive emails from {{site_settings.company_name}} you may unsubscribe or set your email preferences. {% end_widget_attribute %} {% end_widget_block %} #}