Higher Education Act of 1965

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    INTRODUCTION As new politicians begin to take their official government positions, public education is undeniably a topic of constant discussion. Each candidate will be faced with an array of long standing and new policies affecting higher education. Each dedicating that they would continue to increase funding of institution tuition and keeping the tuition rates low and affordable for the students. One federal law policy that governs higher education is the Higher Education Act 1965 (HEA) which governs the administration of federal student aid programs. In order for it to continue to promote growth and encourage change, it must be re-approved or reauthorized by Congress approximately every five years (tgslc.org, 2015). The HEA was created…

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    grant recipients turned out to be statistically significant, which means that there is a strength between the independent variable, Pell grant recipients, and the dependent variable, which is the two distinct housing choices. Notwithstanding, the outcome for students who do not receive financial aid proved to not be statistically significant, meaning that the relationship with its dependent variable is not as strong as the Pell grant variable. It must come to attention that of the…

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    The Pell Grant: Effects on Higher Education Introduction Both the federal and state governments play a crucial role in helping to finance higher education. While it is true that both levels provide an important amount of aid, it seems that in today’s world the importance of funding given by the federal government has increased. The increase in the reliance on the federal government for funding is a result of the decrease in the amount of appropriations given by the states (Kretovics, 2011).…

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    Increasing Student Debt

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    their education and going to college. That is a dream for many students because they want to have a very successful life. This dream tends to be impossible for those students who are in the low and middle class range. The expense to go to college tend to be too much and makes those students who want to go are put into a deep whole of student debt. Going to a college in America is expensive yes, for those who are in a low-income home they do give us financial aid but that is just not enough.…

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    There are 105 historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) across the nation. In 1965, in Title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965, Congress officially defined an HBCU as an institution whose principal mission was and is the education of black Americans, was accredited and was established before 1964. The first HBCU, CHEYNEY University in Pennsylvania was founded in 1837. All HBCUs play a critical role in the American higher education system. For most of America's history, African…

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    2012), and the devaluation of a college degree points towards the formation of a higher education bubble (Lucca 3). By first making the case for bubble like attributes by comparing it’s aspects to those to qualities…

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    passing laws helping with the advancement of education. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of the 1960s provided federal funds to low income students assisting them with attending public school. The Improving Ameri- ca’s Schools Act (IASA) of the 1990s beefed up Title I, increased funding for bilingual educa- tion, and allocated provisions for dropout prevention. No Child Left Behind (NC LB) came about in the early 2000s, which generally tried to raise standards across the board…

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    improve opportunities for historically marginalized and excluded groups in America (Pojman, 1998). These policies focus on both employment and education. In institutions of higher education, affirmative action refers to admission and recruitment policies that provide equal and equitable access to education for those groups that have been excluded or underrepresented, such as women and racial/ethnic minorities (Coate & Laury, 1993). The controversy surrounding whether or not it is constitutional…

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    Jefferson proposed an education system supported through taxes. He believed that for to have an upstanding government and citizens, the population had to be educated. In the early 1800s, many colleges did not charge tuition or had very low rates, however; only the wealthy can afford the living expenses incurred during their study. In 1965, the federal government passed the Higher Education Act to initially help provide financial assistance for those who couldn’t afford to attend college.…

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    Introduction: In my annotated bibliography, I will focus my scholastic research paper on the interrelation between poverty and education. Poverty and education are very well interconnected, where education is a primary source for social mobility but enabling those born into poverty to rise in society. The link between poverty and education can be seen at all educational levels. From the earliest stage, for instance, pre-primary education, poorer Americans starts at an ultimate disadvantaged.…

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