Tag Archives: Committee on Education and the Workforce

Streamlining and Simplifying Federal Student Aid

Earlier today (March 21), the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce hosted a hearing focused upon streamlining and simplifying federal student aid.  The subcommittee heard from a Vice Provost, a financial aid administrator, an education policy expert, and a representative of a think tank.  More … Continue Reading

Ed and Workforce Committee Sets Higher Education Hearing

The House Education and Workforce Committee’s Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training has scheduled a hearing on “Strengthening America’s Higher Education System” for Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM in 2175 Rayburn House Office Building. Headlining the witness list is the Honorable Mitch Daniels, Jr. President of Purdue University.  Other witnesses include Dr. … Continue Reading

Ed and Workforce Hearing to Focus on Strengthening Student Loan Programs

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. the House Committee on Education and the Workforce will hold a hearing on ways to strengthen federal student loan programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act. Witnesses include Dr. Deborah Lucas of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Jason Delisle of the Federal Education Budget … Continue Reading

Ed and Workforce Subcommittee To Focus on Growing Use of Digital Technology in the Classroom

The Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education of the House Education and Workforce Committee will focus on the growing use of digital technology in K-12 education in a hearing (“Raising the Bar:  How Education Innovation Can Improve Student Achievement”) set for 10:00 a.m. on February 14, 2013 in Room 2261 of the Rayburn … Continue Reading
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