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Wall Street firm pushes for student loan forgiveness

One Wall Street firm has an idea that’s raising eyebrows: forgive some student debt for first-time homebuyers. It’s too early to say exactly how the stimulus measure BlackRock (BLK) suggested would work, but it would take Congressional action because the … Continue reading

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Wall St. firm pushes student loan forgiveness

One Wall Street firm has an idea that’s raising eyebrows: forgive some student debt for first-time homebuyers. It’s too early to say exactly how the stimulus measure BlackRock (BLK) suggested would work, but it would take Congressional action because the … Continue reading

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The talented students denied funding

31 October 2014 Last updated at 23:19 By Katie Razzall Special correspondent, BBC Newsnight “I’ve got the grades, I’ve been to sixth form, I’ve studied for my exams, I did everything that’s within my power.” Eighteen-year old Astou Diakhate should … Continue reading

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Startup's Education Platform For Curbing Recidivism Launches Pilot In Philly Prison

When we last met Jail Education Solutions earlier this year, the startup was part of FastFWD, a social enterprise accelerator in Philly focused on public safety. Now, it just launched a pilot of its tablet-based wireless education system for inmates … Continue reading

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Startup's Education Platform For Curbing Recidivism Launches Pilot In Philly Prison

When we last met Jail Education Solutions earlier this year, the startup was part of FastFWD, a social enterprise accelerator in Philly focused on public safety. Now, it just launched a pilot of its tablet-based wireless education system for inmates … Continue reading

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Strayer Education Up on Q3 Earnings Beat, Updates View

Share price of Strayer Education, Inc. (STRA) increased 6.6% on Oct 30 after the education company reported strong third-quarter 2014 results. Strayer Education’s third-quarter 2014 adjusted earnings of 37 cents per share increased 23% year over year and surpassed the … Continue reading

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Strayer Education Up on Q3 Earnings Beat, Updates View

Share price of Strayer Education, Inc. (STRA) increased 6.6% on Oct 30 after the education company reported strong third-quarter 2014 results. Strayer Education’s third-quarter 2014 adjusted earnings of 37 cents per share increased 23% year over year and surpassed the … Continue reading

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Delinquent Doctors Publicly Outed for Unpaid Student Loans

In an effort to collect more than $100 million in defaulted student loans, the U.S. Department of Education has resorted to public shaming – releasing a list of 846 doctors and dentists from across the country who are delinquent with … Continue reading

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Education advocates file amicus brief to dismiss D.C. charters’ funding lawsuit

Post Contributor Badge This commenter is a Washington Post contributor. Post contributors aren’t staff, but may write articles or columns. In some cases, contributors are sources or experts quoted in a story. More about badges | Request a badge Article … Continue reading

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Apollo Education Group to Present at the JP Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Apollo Education Group, Inc. (APOL) today announced the Company will present at the JP Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference. The conference will be held November 12, 2014, at the Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York. Apollo Education … Continue reading

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