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Do Men Or Women More Accurately Perceive Their Own Intelligence?
April 20, 2018
We’ve all heard the expression that “men are from Mars and women are from Venus.” However, according to recent research published in the journal, Advances in Physiology Education, it may be more accurate to conclude that female students are from earth -- or more down to earth, to be precise -- when it comes to perceiving their own academic abilities, that is. Here’s a closer look at the findings.

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Five Tips to Ace Your Standardized Tests
April 19, 2018
They’re all over the news when it comes to education and assessment. Some folks favor them, some not so much. Let's take a closer look at what standardized tests are--and how you can ace them.

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What’s the Difference Between Community College and Vocational School?
April 5, 2018
There’s more than one path to success and they don’t necessarily involve four-year degrees or any degree at all. College is not for everybody. Learn more about the difference between community college and vocational school.

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What You Need To Know About College eSports
March 21, 2018
Pick up those controllers and get practicing. Video games may not rot your brain. They may help you pay for college. Let’s check out the newest trends in eSports.

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Why Studying Jewelry Design Is A Great Summer Project
March 7, 2018
Love design? Love jewelry? Want to coalesce two things you love into more than a hobby? Looking to make the jump from jewelry design just for fun to jewelry design just for fun-and for your career? Consider turning those passions and skills into a career by taking summer courses in jewelry design. W...

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How To Be Employment Ready When You Leave College
February 20, 2018
You've heard it before: college grads lack the skills to enter the workforce. There's some truth to it. While many are about to enter a fantastic job market this spring, just a few years ago, many employers complained that recent graduates were over-confident in their skills-and under-prepared for t...

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Why You Should Become A Pilot
February 6, 2018
Want to be a change-maker? Fly the friendly skies. In addition to meeting the global demand for pilots over the next 20 years, you'll also serve the greater good. Let's take a closer look at how and why.

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Four Reasons for International Students to do Preparatory Studies in Austria
January 30, 2018
The Austrian higher education system has been declared “one of the most open and equal systems in Europe.” Given its many appeals, it’s hardly surprising that so many students from all over the world choose Austria as their international study destinations. If you’re thinking of joining them...

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Improving Your Academic Performance
January 29, 2018
You’re a college student who wants to do well. Let’s take a look at some tips and tricks of what to do and what not to do to improve your academic performance.

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Why You Should Join the Throngs of International Students Choosing Japan
January 25, 2018
Japan’s international student enrollments continue to skyrocket. Which begs the question: What’s the fuss about? Read on for a roundup of six reasons why students from all over the world are looking to the “land of the rising sun” for international education opportunities

News

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April 20, 2018

None of the high school students participating in today’s National School Walkout are old enough to remember the events of April 20, 1999. But this...


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April 16, 2018

A partnership between NIE International (NIEI) Singapore, the business consultancy arm of the National Institute of Education, and one of Brazil's lar...


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April 13, 2018

It's not news that US college students lag behind in second-language learning and a recent report indicates that the US may be falling even further be...