24 octobre 2019

Lifting the Curtain on Student Income-Share Agreements

Techno-News BlogIncome-share agreements are drawing attention from lawmakers, although relatively few students so far have signed up for the loan alternative. More...

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31 août 2019

Fighting for a fair Agreement at USC (Advocate 26 02)

After 7 months of management intransigence, NTEU members at University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) voted for industrial action at the beginning of May. More...

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Round 7 bargaining coming to a close (Advocate 26 02)

With the approval by NTEU National Executive of Agreements at the University of Canberra (UC), University of South Australia (UniSA), and Federation University Australia (FUA), Round 7 of bargaining is well and truly coming to a close. More...

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Struggle continues for Agreement at Monash (Advocate 26 02)

On June 11 and 12, Monash staff at Caulfield and Clayton took a 73 minute Stop Work to protest the fact that 73% of Monash’s professional and academic staff are in insecure work – the highest rate of insecure work of all campuses in Victoria. The NTEU used the 73 minutes to reach out to students by holding a free pizza lunch protest. More...

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20 août 2019

Proposal for Federal Income-Share Agreement Program

Techno-News BlogA paper released Tuesday by the Manhattan Institute proposes a federal income-share agreement that would extend students a single $50,000 line of credit. Students would commit to paying back 1 percent of their income for every $10,000 of credit they draw down for 25 years. More...

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24 juillet 2019

Procédures d'agrément ou d'habilitation des organismes de formation

Logo cap-métiersCap Métiers Nouvelle-Aquitaine publie le "Guide des procédures d'agrément ou d'habilitation pour la formation, la préparation ou la validation de certifications". Ce guide a pour objectif de référencer les modifications engendrées par la réforme de la formation professionnelle, et d'apporter aux organismes de formation, qui souhaitent faire évoluer leur offre, des points de repères sur les procédures d’agrément ou d’habilitation ainsi qu'un accès aux informations clés sur les certifications. Plus...

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04 juillet 2019

Agreement Allows Virginia International to Continue Operating

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. The State Council of Higher Education of Virginia voted in March to move ahead with revoking VIU’s certificate to operate after an audit found deficiencies in the quality and rigor of its online education offerings. More...

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03 avril 2019

Examination of Income-Share Agreements

HomeBy Paul Fain. A new paper from the Manhattan Institute looks at the small but growing number of income-share agreements in higher education, which give students the option of using some of their postgraduate income to help pay for college. More...

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DeVos Tells Colleges to Drop Arbitration Agreements

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. The Department of Education on Friday released new guidance on the 2016 borrower-defense rule instructing colleges to drop enforcement of mandatory arbitration agreements. More...

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02 avril 2019

Agreement for Westminster Choir College Sale Raises Concerns

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. Opponents of Rider University’s planned sale of Westminster Choir College to a Chinese education company say the newly released purchase agreement undermines Rider’s public promises that the company will continue to operate the Princeton, N.J.-based choir college for at least 10 years after the sale. More...

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