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White House: $100 Million Grant for Tuition-Free Community College

Community colleges will get a boost from the White House in the form of a $100 million grant to expand workforce training programs. In the administration’s latest initiative, grants will be awarded through the Labor Department to partnerships between employers, training programs, and community and technical colleges aimed at readying students for skilled occupations. Award recipients must […]

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Traditional Classes Trump Online Learning at Community Colleges

A Columbia University Teachers College study found that community college students fared better when attending class in person than in online courses. The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that time management and lack of structure contribute to the eight percent gap between traditional class and online academic success.

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