Financial aid fix may reverse college dropout crisis


An influential group of college presidents, civil rights leaders and advocates sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is highlighting what it calls a growing higher education dropout crisis and seeks to fix it in part by linking financial aid with successful graduation, the Huffington Post reports.

“Education is an economic issue,” Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League and a member of the coalition, said in a statement.
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