Radio Higher Ed releases Martha Kanter: The Promise of the College Promise Campaign
Martha Kanter, former U.S. Under Secretary with oversight responsibility for all federal postsecondary statutory, regulatory and administrative policies and programs in the Obama Administration, currently leads the College Promise Campaign’s national initiative to increase college access, affordability, quality and completion. Martha describes how the national, non-profit, non-partisan campaign evolved and cites specific programs as well as creative public and private funding mechanisms. In addition to implications for workforce development, Martha also discusses various views on the initiative, the value of community stakeholder engagement, and importance of support for students.
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