Western Governors spins off college readiness program as a nonprofit

Dive Brief:  WGU Academy, the college readiness arm of Western Governors University, announced this week that it has become a separate nonprofit corporation.  The academy, which uses competency-based education, began enrolling students last year that the university deemed not yet ready for its regular programs. It guarantees students admission to the university if they meet […]

Young voters overwhelmingly favored Biden, analysis finds

Dive Brief: Voters under age 30 overwhelmingly supported Joe Biden in the 2020 presidential contest, according to data analyzed by the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement at Tufts University. The center’s estimates released...