Data at Work Blog

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Establishing the College Dashboard through the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act

On December 1, 2017, Representative Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce introduced the PROSPER Act to reauthorize the Higher Education Act of 1965. The PROSPER Act seeks to empower students and families to make informed decisions by improving available information through the creation of the College Dashboard website.

Letters and Comments

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Letter from PostsecData, faculty and others on Federal Student Aid transparency

Representatives of a broad constituency of public policy organizations, academic researchers, institutional representatives, advocacy organizations, and others raised the importance of better and more actionable data on federal financial aid in a letter to the Department of Education. 

Resources and Reports

Explore curated knowledge on postsecondary data, including voluntary data initiatives, national data collections, and other publications produced by the PostsecData Collaborative.