Apr 13, 2012 Commentator Leah Ingram is facing six years of paying college tuition for her two daughters. She has a suggestion to the government to help middle-class parents like herself.
Apr 13, 2012 Liza Mundy predicts that by the next generation, more women will be breadwinners than men. She examines how this shift may impact dating, marriage and family life in her new book "The Richer Sex."
Apr 12, 2012 Part-timers, transfers and returning students aren't counted in official graduation rates. A change by the Department of Education could add them to the mix.
Apr 18, 2012 West Chicago magnet prepares students for high-skill manufacturing jobs, and for college
May 3, 2012 They differ on politics, but both see college as a way to help their kids do better than they have.
Mar 9, 2012 Commentator Farhad Manjoo says coding will help you keep your job or help you make a case for a raise.
Mar 7, 2012 University budget cuts are driving more students to for-profit colleges, but the debt load there is often higher and future prospects slimmer.
May 3, 2012 But commentator Robert Reich says access to college is being squeezed at a time the country needs it the most.
Mar 6, 2012 New data shows that Europeans are rushing to learn German as the country remains the strongest in the European Union. Do language trends always follow the money?