Tag: education funding

Colleges Targeting more Students from Lower-Income Families

“The overall number of undergraduates at U.S. colleges and universities has increased dramatically over the past 20 years, with growth fueled almost exclusively by an influx of students from low-income families and students of color, reports Pew Research Center.”

Obama Administration’s Planned Increase in Education-Related Spending Mirrored by VCs

It seems that the members of the new Obama administration are not alone when it comes to an interest in increased funding for education. Two education-related companies recently announced venture capital funding, proving that infrastructure means far more than bricks and mortar.