CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/rss CLASP Highlights Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 CLASP highlights model IET programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-highlights-model-iet-programs Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:38:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-highlights-model-iet-programs CLASP releases reference guide on WIOA Adult Priority of Service for High-Need Adults http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-releases-reference-guide-on-wioa-adult-priority-of-service-for-high-need-adults Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:32:08 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-releases-reference-guide-on-wioa-adult-priority-of-service-for-high-need-adults 20 Years After Welfare Reform: College Students and Benefits http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/20-years-after-welfare-reform-college-students-and-benefits Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:43:27 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/20-years-after-welfare-reform-college-students-and-benefits A Commonsense Change for Low-Income Students: Excluding Pell as Taxable Income http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/a-commonsense-change-for-low-income-students-excluding-pell-as-taxable-income Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:57:03 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/a-commonsense-change-for-low-income-students-excluding-pell-as-taxable-income Benefits Access for College Completion: Lessons Learned from a Community College Initiative to Help Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/benefits-access-for-college-completion-lessons-learned-from-a-community-college-initiative-to-help-low-income-students Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:49:34 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/benefits-access-for-college-completion-lessons-learned-from-a-community-college-initiative-to-help-low-income-students CLASP Comments on "The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act” http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-comments-on-the-strengthening-career-and-technical-education-for-the-21st-century-act Wed, 06 Jul 2016 09:41:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-comments-on-the-strengthening-career-and-technical-education-for-the-21st-century-act Final Regulations for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Released http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/final-regulations-for-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-released Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:34:53 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/final-regulations-for-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-released Second Chance Pell Experimental Sites Selected http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/second-chance-pell-experimental-sites-selected Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:51:56 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/second-chance-pell-experimental-sites-selected CLASP Provides Model Comments on SNAP E&T Reporting Measures http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-provides-model-comments-on-snap-et-reporting-measures Mon, 23 May 2016 10:16:02 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/clasp-provides-model-comments-on-snap-et-reporting-measures Leveraging Workforce Training Funds to Promote Job Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality Tue, 10 May 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality Career Pathways: A Step Forward and a Potential Step Back http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/career-pathways-a-step-forward-and-a-potential-step-back Mon, 09 May 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/career-pathways-a-step-forward-and-a-potential-step-back Outcomes-Based Funding in Higher Education: Unintended Negative Impacts on Low-Income and Underprepared Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/outcomes-based-funding-in-higher-education-unintended-negative-impacts-on-low-income-and-underprepared-students Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:52:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/outcomes-based-funding-in-higher-education-unintended-negative-impacts-on-low-income-and-underprepared-students U.S. Department of Education to Address Indebtedness of Student Loan Borrowers with Disabilities http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/u-s-department-of-education-to-address-indebtedness-of-student-loan-borrowers-with-disabilities Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/u-s-department-of-education-to-address-indebtedness-of-student-loan-borrowers-with-disabilities 2017-18 FAFSA Proposes Significant Change for Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/2017-18-fafsa-proposes-significant-change-for-low-income-students Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/2017-18-fafsa-proposes-significant-change-for-low-income-students Pell Grant Freezes under House Budget Resolution http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/pell-grant-freezes-under-house-budget-resolution Wed, 23 Mar 2016 17:09:12 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/pell-grant-freezes-under-house-budget-resolution Advancing Financial Aid Reform through the Proposed SUCCESS Act http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/advancing-financial-aid-reform-through-the-proposed-success-act Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:12:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/advancing-financial-aid-reform-through-the-proposed-success-act Alliance States Continue Quality Career Pathway System Building http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/alliance-states-continue-quality-career-pathway-system-building Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:38:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/alliance-states-continue-quality-career-pathway-system-building GED Scoring Change Provides Opportunity for Career Pathway Alignment http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/ged-scoring-change-provides-opportunity-for-career-pathway-alignment Mon, 01 Feb 2016 10:51:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/ged-scoring-change-provides-opportunity-for-career-pathway-alignment Questions to Consider When Reviewing Draft WIOA State Plans http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/questions-to-consider-when-reviewing-draft-wioa-state-plans Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:57:56 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/questions-to-consider-when-reviewing-draft-wioa-state-plans Pathways to an Affordable Education Act: Supporting Low-Income Students’ College Success and Completion http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/pathways-to-an-affordable-education-act-supporting-low-income-students-college-success-and-completion Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:45:55 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/pathways-to-an-affordable-education-act-supporting-low-income-students-college-success-and-completion New Requirement: WIOA State Plans Must Describe How to Prioritize Services for High-Need Adults http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/new-requirement-wioa-state-plans-must-describe-how-to-prioritize-services-for-high-need-adults Tue, 05 Jan 2016 16:18:35 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/new-requirement-wioa-state-plans-must-describe-how-to-prioritize-services-for-high-need-adults President Obama Signs into Law an Omnibus Spending Bill http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/president-obama-signs-into-law-an-omnibus-spending-bill Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/president-obama-signs-into-law-an-omnibus-spending-bill Bolstering Non-Traditional Student Success: A Comprehensive Student Aid System Using Financial Aid, Public Benefits, and Refundable Tax Credits http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/bolstering-non-traditional-student-success-a-comprehensive-student-aid-system-using-financial-aid-public-benefits-and-refundable-tax-credits Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:15:23 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/bolstering-non-traditional-student-success-a-comprehensive-student-aid-system-using-financial-aid-public-benefits-and-refundable-tax-credits In the Spotlight: CLASP’s Career Pathway Framework Highlighted in New Brief http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/in-the-spotlight-clasps-career-pathway-framework-highlighted-in-new-brief Fri, 06 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/in-the-spotlight-clasps-career-pathway-framework-highlighted-in-new-brief A new brief highlights major national and regional career pathways initiatives. CLASP’s Alliance for Quality Career Pathways framework, designed for community colleges and their partners, is among the frameworks highlighted. 

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Department of Education Clarifies Financial Aid Provision that Helps Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/department-of-education-clarifies-financial-aid-provision-that-helps-low-income-students Mon, 02 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/highlights/department-of-education-clarifies-financial-aid-provision-that-helps-low-income-students On October 22, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) responded to concerns and recommendations from institutions and advocates, including CLASP, about implementing the Ability to Benefit (ATB) provision.

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