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Preparation Equals College Success for Latino Students
July 23, 2018
For many Latino students in the US, college isn't accessible. One author suggests that the community needs more support in getting students there. Let's take a closer look.

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Google Classroom Makes it Harder to Cheat
July 16, 2018
The desire to cheat, especially when students are online with limited supervision, is an albatross around the necks of teachers and parents. No more--at least for users of the Google Classroom product. Let's take a closer look at Google Classroom's new features.

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Research Confirms That We Learn from Mistakes
July 2, 2018
Making mistakes is good for your learning. Let's take a closer look at the latest study that shows the facts behind making mistakes while learning.

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Discover Offers College Degrees To Its Employees
June 29, 2018
Employees at Discover Card have a new perk: free college degrees. Let's take a closer look at this program.

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Is Hot Weather Hurting Your Grades?
June 25, 2018
If you’ve ever taken an exam on a sweltering hot day, you probably already know that it’s hard to concentrate when the thermometer rises. Now comes research from the National Bureau of Economic Research backing it up. Here’s a closer look at the working paper, Heat and Learning, revealing why ...

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International Schools Are Increasingly Successful Throughout The World
June 18, 2018
The international schools market, once largely focused on expat populations, has shifted to include locals, too. What does this mean? More choices when it comes to international schools. Let's take a closer look.

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UK Announces First 52 Institutions to Teach T-Levels
June 8, 2018
In line with its ongoing focus on skills training aimed at boosting the economy, the UK recently announced the first schools and colleges that will be tasked with teaching new technical qualifications dubbed “T-levels.” Here’s a closer look at what to expect.

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Why Are Germany High School Students Protesting Their English Finals?
June 1, 2018
Complaints about finals are nothing new. However, high school students in Germany are taking their dissatisfaction to new levels following a particularly complicated and “unfair” English test. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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These US States Have the Best ROI for College Degrees
May 31, 2018
According to a new report from CNBC, the 44 million American students who've taken out over $1.4 trillion in loans can recoup their college costs within three years. How? Let's take a closer look.

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More Students Using Financial Aid to Invest in Cryptocurrency
May 1, 2018
Cryptocurrency has infiltrated the higher education market. A recent survey conducted by the Student Loan Report reveals that 21.2 percent of current students with student loan debt have used financial aid money to fund cryptocurrency investments. Let's take a closer look.

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July 23, 2018

For many Latino students in the US, college isn't accessible. One author suggests that the community needs more support in getting students there. Let...


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July 20, 2018

As crushing college loan debt continues to cripple American students and their families, many are taking creative measures to trim costs. One increasi...