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US Department of Education Declared New Criteria for Financial Aid to US Colleges

January 16,2015 by: admin

The U.S. DoE (Department of Education released a complete and extensive report on 19th December 2014. It outlined the parameters that help rate the system of education and federal financial aid distribution supporting education in U.S. colleges. The introduction of the rating system happened in 2013, and the aim of this was to help grade the level of performance as high, low, or middle. This would depend on the data obtained from the earnings information data, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS). Introduction of the rating system in colleges also determines the … (more) January 16, 2015

USAIDS Awarded USD 71M for Primary Education Support in Ghana

January 02,2015 by: admin

On 29th December 2014, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) made an announcement confirming the Partnership for Education award. This went to the education project, FHI 360, which an international NGO working on the Ghanaian education project. This project allows Americans to invest 71M dollars to help Ghana’s educational institutes to improve, sustain themselves and to expand over a period of five years. This will cover at least 2.8 million primary school children all over Ghana, and will pay special attention to children in Kindergarten, helping them to get through to grade three. This project will hold strong with … (more) January 2, 2015