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Posted byon December 27, 2012 at 12:54 PM EST
As 2012 comes to a close, we’re looking back at some of the year’s policy milestones, including legislation President Obama signed this summer that stopped student loan interest rates from doubling for more than 7 million students.
Posted byon September 26, 2012 at 10:57 AM EST
See photos from the Department of Education's coast-to-coast back to school bus tour.
Posted byon July 24, 2012 at 12:55 PM EST
The Obama Administration today released a new tool that will make it easier for families to understand the costs and benefits of higher education up-front, so that they can more easily choose a college that is both high-quality and affordable
Posted byon July 12, 2012 at 12:11 PM EST
The Obama Administration recently launched the Education Data Initiative to help students and their families benefit from innovation enabled by open data from the US government and other sources.
Posted byon July 7, 2012 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama discusses legislation he signed on Friday that does two important things: It keeps thousands of construction workers on the job rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure, and it stops interest rates on federal loans from doubling this year for more than seven million students.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 5:29 PM EST
The bill will keep thousands of construction workers on the job and prevent 7.4 million students from paying higher interest rates on their student loans.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 11:59 AM EST
Here's why it's so important for everday Americans to speak out and make their voices reasonate in Washington.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 5:16 PM EST
Thanks to the help of thousands of students, student loan interest rates will not double on July 1st.
Posted byon June 27, 2012 at 6:15 PM EST
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan answers your questions on college affordability during a special session of White House Office Hours on Twitter
Posted byon June 23, 2012 at 10:48 AM EST
This milestone is an opportunity to reflect on four decades of progress toward fulfilling the fundamental promise of bringing higher education within reach of every American and rededicate ourselves to making college affordable for all