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The 11-Year-Old Motivational Guru In Pakistan
June 25, 2018
Already a YouTube star with 145,000 subscribers, Hammad Safi, the 11-year old Pakistani motivational guru, encourages his audiences the world over to do better. Let's take a closer look.

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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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Norway Offers Cultural Coding Training to Migrants
June 17, 2018
Approximately 400,000 of Norway’s five million people are migrants from Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Assimilating to western society can be a challenge for many of them, especially when it comes to sexual norms and social codes. In an effort to help migrants overcome these challenges, Norway ...

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Chinese Students Undeterred by Prospect of US Visa Restrictions
June 15, 2018
With China and the US engaged in conflict over allegations of intellectual property theft, Washington’s latest move -- shortening the length of visas for some Chinese citizens -- has many wondering about the impact on international students. Here’s a closer look at what Chinese students have to ...

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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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Indian Fee Waivers Strive for Multicultural Universities
June 5, 2018
Good news for aspiring international students who want to study in India. The Indian government's Study in India initiative seeks to bolster its international student population with fee waivers. Let's take a closer look.

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Checking in on the Bologna Process
June 4, 2018
As we approach the 20th anniversary of the Bologna Declaration, a recently released report from The European Higher Education Area investigates the state of the Bologna Process’s implementation. Its findings? While progress has been made toward a unified European higher education system, there’s...

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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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January 11, 2019

Many parents find themselves in a difficult quandary when contemplating their kids’ higher education: how can they provide financial support without...


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January 9, 2019

You know you want to go into business. But which field? Doing what? Perhaps you’ve already begun your career but are thinking of changing course and...


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December 31, 2018

Millions of women all over the world serve their countries. Not only do they boast higher levels of educational attainment compared to their non-milit...