Aug 21, 2013 More federal grants are going to low-income students, but colleges are giving more institutional aid to students who are better off.
Jul 24, 2013 A bold experiment at the San Jose State University could change the thinking about massive open online courses.
Jul 18, 2013 The proposal would link interest rates to financial markets -- specifically the 10-year Treasury note -- and cap rates at 8.25 percent for undergraduate loans and 9.5 percent for graduate loans.
Jun 27, 2013 High school students in New York City are tackling the problem of kids skipping school.
Liz Weston - Personal finance expert
Jun 26, 2013 Glen and his bride-to-be once fought over what to do with a $10,000 insurance windfall. He wanted to blow the money on a $10,000 bike, she wanted to invest it. Whose side are you on?
Jun 26, 2013 Many young people are struggling to find jobs now that school is out for summer. The usual seasonal employment is being filled by older workers so what are teenagers to do to earn income?
Jun 20, 2013 Adjunct and non-tenure track professors are joining unions, hungry for benefits and job security they currently lack. And in a twist, they're not always joining the unions you might expect.
Jun 18, 2013 We’re doing a terrible job of training teachers -- and that training is expensive.
Jun 14, 2013 Helping your kids to stand out in the eyes a college admissions officer takes a lot -- usually that means a lot of money. But before you spend beaucoup bucks on private tutors and athletic coaching, do a quick cost-benefit analysis of whether those investments will really pay off.
Jun 6, 2013 Boston-based start-up Boundless, which provides free educational materials online, says it's looking to help cash-strapped students find an alternative to expensive textbooks.