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Dec 05, 2013, 10:07 ET

College and University Students and Administrators Cite Financial Aid Process as Most Critical Support Service - and a "Pain Point" for Both

 The financial aid process is the single most important factor in improving the value proposition to students, and the area where students are...

Nov 11, 2013, 16:23 ET

Independent Assessment of NYC Department of Education School Support Structure Finds Evolving Successes and Key Areas to Develop

 The Parthenon Group's Education Practice today released an independent assessment of the New York City Department of Education's structure for...

Feb 14, 2013, 15:04 ET

Serving the 21st Century Online Learner: MOOCs Grabbed Attention, Now Universities Need to Keep It

 When it comes to online learning in higher education, student demand calls for more personalized approaches than the MOOCs dominating...

Nov 29, 2012, 08:00 ET

Economist Roger Brinner: Weak enrollment will cripple higher education revenue at the same time that government budget crises may slash support; online learning strategies offer a critical solution

 A five-year fiscal quagmire confronts higher education unless college and university presidents take substantial steps to improve the value...

Oct 02, 2012, 15:42 ET

Nonprofit Universities Bring Brand Recognition to Online Education

 The growing presence of nonprofit universities in online education has ignited unprecedented competition for students who once could choose...

Sep 25, 2012, 15:24 ET

Teacher Performance-based Compensation Reform: A Path for Success

 Retaining excellent teachers is perhaps the single most important driver of student learning and achievement, but also one of the most...

Sep 20, 2011, 11:47 ET

Next Generation Learning: Defining and Scaling the Opportunity

Imagine a world in which students receive personalized instruction based on need, skill and interest, and where technology enhances the ability of...

Feb 23, 2011, 09:00 ET

Margot Rogers Joins The Parthenon Group as Vice Chairman, Senior Advisor on Education

The Parthenon Group announced today that Margot Rogers will join the company as a Vice Chairman and Senior Advisor to Parthenon's renowned...

Jun 04, 2003, 01:00 ET

Economists Say California Can Expect Revenue Rebound; Budget Solutions Must Be Strategic, Cause Least Harm

SAN FRANCISCO, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report released today suggests that the worst of the nationwide economic recession is over and that...

Apr 24, 2003, 01:00 ET

Economists: State Budget Woes Predictable, Solvable Without Drastic Action

BOSTON, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by two leading economists suggests that state budget difficulties -- such as those experienced by...