Education News - Week of July 19

Each week we’ll recap the biggest news in education headlines to keep you informed of what’s affecting policy, higher education, public education and more.
Obama Makes Community Colleges a Budget Priority
President Obama shifted some of his intent educational focus to community colleges recently. He says it’s a move that could make education more accessible and affordable to so many who’ve otherwise ignored it.

New York City Schools Eliminates Parent-Paid Teaching Aides
The city of New York may have a fight on its hands as teacher aides, paid for my parent organizations, are removed from the classrooms.
Oprah’s Top 25 Summer Book List
Oprah has spent years sharing her love of books with anyone who will listen. Her picks for summer are sure to help meet your reading goals.
How to Rush a Fraternity and How to Rush a Sorority
College campuses are gearing up for the return of students next month. For college freshmen, that means Greek rush. If you’re interested in joining a frat or sorority, this recruitment should be taken seriously, and we’ve got the insider tips you’ll need to succeed.
New College Reviews

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