CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Advancing Our Goals to Reduce Poverty by Supporting Pell Grants: A Primer for Non-Postsecondary Education Advocates http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/advancing-our-goals-to-reduce-poverty-by-supporting-pell-grants-a-primer-for-non-postsecondary-education-advocates Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:37:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/advancing-our-goals-to-reduce-poverty-by-supporting-pell-grants-a-primer-for-non-postsecondary-education-advocates Reconnecting Justice in the States: Education and Training Pathways from Incarceration to Reentry http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/reconnecting-justice-in-the-states-education-and-training-pathways-from-incarceration-to-reentry Fri, 30 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/reconnecting-justice-in-the-states-education-and-training-pathways-from-incarceration-to-reentry AHCA's Medicaid Cuts Would Harm Students and Threaten State Funding http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/ahcas-medicaid-cuts-would-harm-students-and-threaten-state-funding Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/ahcas-medicaid-cuts-would-harm-students-and-threaten-state-funding College Student Success Act Strengthens Financial, Academic Supports http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/college-student-success-act-strengthens-financial-academic-supports Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:57:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/college-student-success-act-strengthens-financial-academic-supports New Pell Legislation Would Help Low-Income Students Meet Financial Needs http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-pell-legislation-would-help-low-income-students-meet-financial-needs Tue, 30 May 2017 09:36:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-pell-legislation-would-help-low-income-students-meet-financial-needs States Seek to Coordinate TANF & WIOA, But Progress is Slow http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/states-seek-to-coordinate-tanf-wioa-but-progress-is-slow Thu, 25 May 2017 11:46:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/states-seek-to-coordinate-tanf-wioa-but-progress-is-slow Slashing the Budget on the Backs of Low-Income Students and Workers http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/slashing-the-budget-on-the-backs-of-low-income-students-and-workers Wed, 24 May 2017 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/slashing-the-budget-on-the-backs-of-low-income-students-and-workers ASAP—A Promising Model for HEA Reform http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/asapa-promising-model-for-hea-reform Wed, 10 May 2017 13:19:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/asapa-promising-model-for-hea-reform Report: Integrated Education and Training Strengthens Career Pathways, Prepares Students for Good Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/report-integrated-education-and-training-strengthens-career-pathways-prepares-students-for-good-jobs Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:38:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/report-integrated-education-and-training-strengthens-career-pathways-prepares-students-for-good-jobs College Affordability, State Aid and Adult Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/college-affordability-state-aid-and-adult-students Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:21:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/college-affordability-state-aid-and-adult-students Report: Criminal Justice Reform Must Include Education, Training http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/report-criminal-justice-reform-must-include-education-training Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/report-criminal-justice-reform-must-include-education-training Basic Needs Insecurity Threatens College Student Success http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/basic-needs-insecurity-threatens-college-student-success Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:29:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/basic-needs-insecurity-threatens-college-student-success Trump’s Budget: Huge Cuts to Employment, Education, Training for Low-Income Youth and Adults http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/trumps-budget-huge-cuts-to-employment-education-training-for-low-income-youth-and-adults Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:37:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/trumps-budget-huge-cuts-to-employment-education-training-for-low-income-youth-and-adults Report: States Need Strong “Equity Measures” in Performance, and Outcomes-Based Funding http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/states-need-strong-equity-measures-in-state-postsecondary-performance-or-outcomes-based-funding-a-new-clasp-paper-explains Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:44:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/states-need-strong-equity-measures-in-state-postsecondary-performance-or-outcomes-based-funding-a-new-clasp-paper-explains Wisconsin Budget Misses the Mark on Measures Promoting Equity in Postsecondary Performance Funding http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/wisconsin-budget-misses-the-mark-on-measures-promoting-equity-in-postsecondary-performance-funding Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:41:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/wisconsin-budget-misses-the-mark-on-measures-promoting-equity-in-postsecondary-performance-funding Today’s Students, Yesterday’s Financial Aid Policies http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/todays-students-yesterdays-financial-aid-policies Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/todays-students-yesterdays-financial-aid-policies Better Data, Better College Workforce Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/better-data-better-college-workforce-programs Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:46:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/better-data-better-college-workforce-programs PIAAC Survey of Incarcerated Adults Confirms the Need for Investment in Correctional Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/piaac-survey-of-incarcerated-adults-confirms-the-need-for-investment-in-correctional-education Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:58:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/piaac-survey-of-incarcerated-adults-confirms-the-need-for-investment-in-correctional-education New Federal Guidance: Align Resources to Support Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-federal-guidance-align-resources-to-support-low-income-students Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-federal-guidance-align-resources-to-support-low-income-students Improving Connections to Student Aid: Helping Low-Income Students Benefit from National Investments in Workforce Training http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/improving-connections-to-student-aid-helping-low-income-students-benefit-from-national-investments-in-workforce-training Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:26:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/improving-connections-to-student-aid-helping-low-income-students-benefit-from-national-investments-in-workforce-training New Report: Trends, Gaps, and Opportunities in Correctional Education and Training http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-report-from-incarceration-to-reentry-a-look-at-trends-gaps-and-opportunities-in-correctional-education-and-training Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-report-from-incarceration-to-reentry-a-look-at-trends-gaps-and-opportunities-in-correctional-education-and-training New, Earlier FAFSA Will Benefit Low-income, Independent Adult Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-earlier-fafsa-will-benefit-low-income-independent-adult-students Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:34:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-earlier-fafsa-will-benefit-low-income-independent-adult-students Breaking Down Barriers by Connecting Credentials http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/breaking-down-barriers-by-connecting-credentials Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:13:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/breaking-down-barriers-by-connecting-credentials New Evidence on Performance-Based Funding; Equity Measures Needed to Avoid Admissions Restrictions and Other Pitfalls for Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-evidence-on-performance-based-funding-equity-measures-needed-to-avoid-admissions-restrictions-and-other-pitfalls-for-low-income-students Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:49:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-evidence-on-performance-based-funding-equity-measures-needed-to-avoid-admissions-restrictions-and-other-pitfalls-for-low-income-students More Colleges Commit to the Fair Chance Higher Education Pledge http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/more-colleges-commit-to-the-fair-chance-higher-education-pledge Wed, 12 Oct 2016 16:59:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/more-colleges-commit-to-the-fair-chance-higher-education-pledge