Why it can seem like a college degree isn’t worth it, in one chart – Vox
Getting more kids to score higher on standardized tests and into college will not solve problems of opportunity in this economy.
“The report shows that while people with four-year degrees make up a small share of the long-term unemployed, they also make up around twice the share that they did in March 2007, before the downturn”
Wealthy families increasingly take out loans to pay for college, study finds @insidehighered
The headline is about more higher income families taking out loans, but the data on the much higher % of low-income families going into debt for college is graphically illustrated here.