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What Students Need to Know about the National School Walkout
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 Friday marks nearly nineteen years since the Columbine High School massacre. Here's how students across the country are remembering victims of school shootings and working to make a change.

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Brazil’s Education System to Get a Singapore-Style Boost
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 largest non-governmental organizations, the Ayrton Senna Institute (IAS), will lead to new educational opportunities for more than 50,000 Brazilian stude...

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American Colleges See Decline in Foreign Language Learning
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 behind. Learn more about the decline of language learning in the US.

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This is How International Students Can Work on US Campuses
April 9, 2018
International graduates can work on campuses in the US. Find out how. Let's take a closer look.

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India Launches a "Study in India" Campaign
April 7, 2018
The Indian government recently approved a new $23 million initiative to brand India as a prime study destination for international students. Learn more about the "Study in India" initiative. Let's take a closer look.

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Malala Comes Back To Pakistan For First Time After Attack
April 4, 2018
Malala Yousafzai, the world's youngest Nobel laureate, recently returned to Pakistan for the first time since 2012, when she was shot by the Taliban for defying them. Learn more.

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Will California Create Online Community College for Continuing Education?
April 3, 2018
California's 114 community colleges may have a solution to its need to educate thousands of workers with specific 21st-century skills. Let's take a closer look at an innovative new idea in online learning.

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This Country Claims the Most International English-Language Students Per Population
March 30, 2018
If you answered the UK to the title question, you’re wrong. The US? Canada? Australia? Wrong. Wrong. Wrong. According to an annual review by Marketing English in Ireland (MEI), the answer is a somewhat surprising one: Ireland. Here’s a closer look at the data.

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In Singapore, Majority Of International Students Get Residency
March 26, 2018
About 80 percent of Singapore's international students who apply for permanent residency receive it, according to a new report from Singapore's second minister of home affairs, Josephine Teo. Let's take a closer look at what this means for Singapore.

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US Universities Take on Low Student Voter Turnout
March 26, 2018
While college students are known for making their voices heard through political activism, they may be falling short when it comes to one of the simplest ways to impact change: Voting. In fact, just 18 percent of young people voted in 2014 compared to 37 percent for the overall population. Now, uni...

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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...


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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 stand...


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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. Lea...