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Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
The Obama Administration announces another step towards preparing the next generation of Native American students for success with the launch of the “State-Tribal Education Partnership” – or STEP – pilot program.
Posted byon June 7, 2012 at 7:30 PM EDT
It was 2004 before President Obama he paid off the last of his student loans. That's not the future he wants for today's students. Learn more.
Posted byon June 7, 2012 at 12:50 PM EDT
The Treasury Department and the IRS are answering President Obama’s call to help make college more affordable by improving the application process for responsible borrowers
Posted byon June 7, 2012 at 11:54 AM EDT
After the President's speech at UNLV, Roberto Rodriguez, Special Assistant to the President for Education Policy, will answer your questions on Twitter.
Posted byon June 7, 2012 at 10:59 AM EDT
Student loan borrowers who enroll in an income based repayment plan will have their monthly payments capped relative to their income. Find out more and how it could help you.
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 6:55 PM EDT
Ten colleges and universities have committed that they will provide students with key information they need to make smart choices regarding where to go to school and how to pay for their degree
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 3:20 PM EDT
Today’s college students who borrow money to pay for school graduate with an average of $26,000 in student loan debt. A quality higher education is a sound investment, which is why students should have access to clear information about the costs and benefits of the school they choose and the financial aid they receive before enrolling or taking out loans.
Posted byon June 4, 2012 at 12:49 PM EDT
Director of Policy for Veterans, Wounded Warriors and Military Families at the White House talks about her first job at the front desk in a doctor's office. There she learned the lessons of dealing with people, managing an office space, and handling strong personalities.
Posted byon May 31, 2012 at 11:28 AM EDT
The Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House talks about his first job as an assistant at Lockheed, helping work on orbital satellites. There he learned that no matter how small the job, you can always learn something from the experience.
Posted byon May 30, 2012 at 4:18 PM EDT
A commitment to President Obama's call to action to train high-quality science, technology, engineering, and math teachers is well ahead of schedule.