Math professors say roughly half of the students who take college algebra fail it at least once.
Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday proposed awarding $20 million in grants to Missouri’s colleges and universities to prepare more students for employment in mental health.
The plan outlined Monday for a joint House and Senate Education Committee is part of an attempt to develop a funding formula for higher education institutions.
Wash. U. officials dispute findings, call them “misleading”.
Nearly 200 college and university presidents, provosts, governing board members, state lawmakers and other higher education leaders heard about the move to “performance funding.”