Jamie Merisotis

Is Higher Education Worth the Cost? Wrong Question

In President Obama’s State of the Union address, he noted the importance of college attainment in closing the skills gap in our country. He’s right and his timing couldn’t be better because it has become fashionable in some quarters to suggest that higher education is no longer worth the cost. Pay Pal founder Peter Thiel… Read more »

Degrees of Speed

Millions of unemployed Americans need to upgrade their skills, fast. Community colleges aren’t up to the task, but with help from Washington, they could be.