June 19, 2014
Federal Panel Hears Calls for Major Changes in Accreditation Process
More than two years ago, a federal panel that advises the education secretary on accreditation issues recommended a series of modest changes in the nation’s system of higher-education accreditation. On Wednesday the panel heard from higher-education experts that a major overhaul will be needed for that system to survive.
"We can’t just tweak the regulations here. The heart and soul of
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