State schools

England’s state schools suffer biggest funding cut since 1980s, says IFS | School funding

Public schools in England have suffered their worst funding cut since the 1980s, with secondary schools and those in the most deprived areas bearing the brunt of the era of austerity, according to an analysis by the Institute for Tax Studies. The decline that began after the Tory-led coalition government came to power in 2010 […]

Associate degrees

Drake University will offer two-year associate degrees at a new college

A new college at Drake University will offer two-year associate degrees in multiple disciplines in an effort to expand access to higher education in central Iowa. John Dee Bright College will aim to welcome “a diverse range of students who often have not seen Drake as their potential college,” Drake President Marty Martin said Tuesday. […]