Congressional Research Services reports that over the past 25 years, college fees rose almost 2 percent faster than inflation every year.
In Kenya, blind students and those with poor eyesight were still using Braille books for their studies until recently.
States and local communities in the United States gained more control over education standards and testing last week.
Students in the United States usually start their college search by looking at rankings.
Students are taught in two languages, English and another one, like Russian or Chinese.
The United States Supreme Court on Wednesday heard arguments in an important case on affirmative action at universities.
Like many young people around the world, Emmanuel dreamed of getting a university education in the United States.
Several weeks of student protest and a six-day hunger strike over the handling of racial tension on a college campus resulted in nothing.
Thousands of protesters marched through London on Wednesday to express anger about the rising cost of higher education.
Urban school systems in the U.S. give too many tests, says a new study.