Ore. lawmakers consider proposals to reduce college costs

12/3/2013 | Atlantic online, The

Oregon lawmakers are considering several ways to lower the cost of a college education, including allowing students to attend community college for two years for free. That proposal could cost the state $250 million a year, but its sponsor argues that it would pay for itself by building the state's workforce. Other ideas include requiring high-school students to earn college credit before graduation, and a "Pay it Forward" scheme that would allow students to attend college for free upfront and pay a percentage of their income back to the school after graduation.

View Full Article in:

Atlantic online, The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Math Specialist
PCG Education
Richmond, VA
Data Coach - Literacy
Amplify
Remote, MS
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Instructional Design Specialist
Insight Education Group
Los Angeles, CA
Instructional Design Specialist
Insight Education Group
Los Angeles, CA