Does Subregulatory Guidance Protect Students’ Civil Rights?
In this week’s Saturday Seminar, we collect scholarship on the effectiveness of the Department of Education’s policy guidance.
Regulatory Responses to Teacher Shortages
Experts examine and propose policy changes to address U.S. teacher attrition.
How Enrollment Algorithms Worsen the Student Debt Crisis
Scholar advocates regulating the use of enrollment management algorithms in higher education.
Ending the Virtual School-to-Prison Pipeline
Civil rights attorney examines legal issues presented by virtual school disciplinary policies.
Shifting Mandated Reporting Laws From Family Surveillance to Assistance
Scholars advocate revising mandated reporting requirements for school employees.
Regulating Charter School Quality
Scholars analyze variations in the regulation of charter school quality across states.
Paying the Price of Regulating Childcare
Scholars argue that increased regulation in the childcare industry has unintended consequences.
Fixing Fraud at For-Profit Colleges
Scholars advocate enhancing regulations to decrease fraudulent practices used by for-profit schools.
Special Treatment Stigma in Higher Education
Existing laws and regulations do little to address the stigma that university students with disabilities experience.
Ending “Pass the Harasser” in Higher Education
Scholars call for rules to require screening of faculty hires for previous sexual misconduct.
States Regain Regulatory Power Over Predatory Loan Servicers
The Education Department’s new interpretation of federal law empowers states to protect student loan borrowers.
Regulating Cyber Charter Schools
Experts examine the need for regulation of cyber charter schools.