Report examines the impact of mandatory FAFSA policies

Dive Brief: Three states have enacted policies requiring high school seniors to fill out or formally decline a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and more than a dozen others are considering such a mandate. That’s according to a new Century Foundation report that points out challenges with implementing the requirement, including that students […]

GAO report: Two-thirds of nation’s schools lag on accessibility

Dive Brief: According to a report released by the U.S. Government Accountability Office, two-thirds of school buildings don’t provide adequate access for students and staff with disabilities and often have physical barriers instead, such as steep or no ramps and...

Report: 16.9M students still lack home internet access

Dive Brief: According to a new report from Future Ready Schools, produced in partnership with the National Urban League, UnidosUS and the National Indian Education Association, 16.9 million U.S. students (or about 8.4 million households) continue to fall into the...