Congress needs to act now to support student parents and avoid further pandemic related educational interruptions by providing relief for those at community colleges.
Online education tools, mental health care and more: a collection of views and news from our special report.
Understanding the Student Parent Experience: The Need for Improved Data Collection on Parent Status in Higher Education
Data on students’ parent status would help campuses, higher education systems, and policymakers assess needs, target supports and services, understand student outcomes, and measure what works to promote student parent enrollment, persistence, and completion.
By Danielle Douglas-Gabriel By 7:45 a.m., A’Ja Ross, 26, helps [...]
Working adults increasingly are interested in pursuing postsecondary education, but they are also less confident about the value of college.
OPINION: Why Black student parents are at the epicenter of the student debt crisis — and what we can do about it
Black students with children hold more student loan debt than [...]
The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) has released a guide detailing how to forge much-needed collaborations with Head Start.
As Labor Day approaches, we’re thinking about the jobs and opportunities that do the best job of promoting women’s economic mobility and security.
Serving the Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Community College Students: Promising Practices to Promote Student Success
Sexual and reproductive health and well-being plays a central role in the lives of young adults. The report describes existing gaps in service provision and highlights a range of practices that can be replicated and scaled up to expand access for community college students.
New survey data show pandemic may be disproportionately influencing women [...]