Education

Protesta frente a la Suprema Corte de Justicia de soñadores ‘dacamentados’ que reclamaban su derecho a tener una licencia de conducir. Foto: www.cronkitenews.azpbs.org.

(Español) Soñadores están preparados para cualquier decisión sobre futuro de DACA

With the future of the Dreamers still in limbo, a conservative court is expected at any moment to rule on the DACA program, established by then President Obama, which has protected more than 600,000 from deportation and granted work permits to young people who were brought by their parents when they were minors.

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Helping Students to Pay for College Costs. Also, Children Trauma in Uvalde.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 9754 12:00 PM PT Helping Students to Pay for College Costs. Latino students attending community colleges face a number of pressures, including the soaring costs of living. As they struggle, community college leaders reach out to inform on recent changes to financial aid programs, including changes to Cal Grant and […]

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Extra Edition: Helping Students to Pay for College Costs. Also, Historic Changes to Remedial Courses.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 PROGRAM # 9743 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Helping Students to Pay for College Costs. Latino students attending community colleges face a number of pressures, including the soaring costs of living. As they struggle, community college leaders reach out to inform on recent changes to financial aid programs, including changes to Cal […]

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Extra Edition: Landmark Fast Food Workers Bill. Also, Juan Felipe Herrera School

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 PROGRAM # 9739 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Landmark Fast Food Workers Bill. The California legislature passed a landmark bill to regulate wages and protect fast-food workers. How will this bill impact the industry and the country? Juan Felipe Herrera School – A recently opened dual immersion school for elementary education in […]

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Covid Fall Wave, New Booster Shots. Also, Student Debt Relief: What to Know.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 PROGRAM # 9740 12:00 PM PT Covid Fall Wave, New Booster Shots. Colorado’s Covid hospitalizations dropped during the summer, but Denver’s public health department is warning that infections will increase during the fall. In other news, the federal government suspended the program of sending free Covid-19 testing kits to people around the US […]

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Posted in Coronavirus/COVID-19, Education, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics, Health |
Prestario de fondos federales canlados parcialmente  or Biden. Foto: Cortesía del Departamento de Educación

(Español) Deuda estudiantil cancelada por Biden sería gravada por el fisco como ingresos

(Español) “Dependiendo de las tasas impositivas de un estado los otros ingresos del contribuyente y las deducciones y exenciones que pueden reclamar “podrían sumar varios cientos de dólares en impuestos adicionales a la carga de los prestatarios”.

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Dr. Antonio Flores, Director de la Asociación Hispana de colegios y Universidades, HACU. Foto: cortesía de HACU.

(Español) Millones de latinos se benefician con la cancelación parcial de la deuda estudiantil

(Español) “La evolución de este problema de la deuda estudiantil data de hace más de tres décadas, cuando comenzó el fenómeno de considerar la educación superior no tanto como un bien social sino como un bien individual”.

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Grisel Arinaga (izq) y Rosa Reyes, estudiantes del Colegio de Bakersfield y promotoras del Censo 2020.

(Español) Nueva promesa de campaña cumplida, cancela de 10 a 20 mil dólares de deuda estudiantil

(Español) “Estamos mejorando el Sistema de pagos. Por ejemplo, una persona que estaba pagandom 150 dólares al mes, ahora estará pagandom 37 dólares… Y si su ingreso es bien bajo, no van a tener que pagar nada. Y el Interés no va a subir si uno no está pagando porque uno no tiene ingresos”.

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Student Debt Relief.

MONDAY, AUGUST 29 PROGRAM # 9728 12:00 PM PT Student Debt Relief. President Biden announced a plan to provide $10,000 in student debt relief for millions of people who are making less than $125,000. The plan targets middle-class and lower-income families. Biden also seeks to restrict future payments on college loans. Who is set to […]

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Hasta 43 millones de alumnos se beneficiarán del plan presidencial de condonación de deuda. Foto: José López Zamorano.

Biden Cancels Student Debt for Millions of Borrowers

Under intense pressure from Democratic leaders, President Biden forgave up to $10,000 in debt for students earning less than $125,000 a year.

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