College & Career

5/17/2012

5/17/2012

Higher levels of education in the U.S. correlate with longer life expectancy and less obesity, according to the government’s annual health report.

5/17/2012

David Coleman, an architect of the common core curriculum standards that are being adopted in nearly all 50 states, will become the president of the College Board, starting in October.

5/16/2012

5/16/2012

Method Test Prep and Career Cruising are partnering to distribute their test prep software in order to reach more students and assist with SAT and ACT test prep.

5/15/2012

5/15/2012

A new study found one in three young adults with autism had no post-secondary education or employment in the years after graduating from high school.

5/15/2012

On Sunday, The New York Times introduced the series “Degrees of Debt,” which examines “the implications of soaring college costs and the indebtedness of students and their families.”

5/8/2012

5/8/2012

In 2002, a handful of technology powerhouses — Apple, Microsoft, SAP — realized there was a profound gap between the knowledge and skills most students learn in school and the knowledge and skills they would need to compete in typical 21st century communities and workplaces.

5/8/2012

Amidst all of the hoopla surrounding a busy sports weekend that included multiple NBA Playoff games, a Floyd Mayweather-Miguel Cotto fight, and the Kentucky Derby, Shaquille O'Neal was handling his business - serious business. Doctoral business.

5/4/2012

5/4/2012

In its ongoing mission to engage and inspire individuals of all ages to achieve their full potential in school, career and life, Career Cruising is pleased to announce their recent acquisition of The Real Game.

5/3/2012

5/3/2012

It may not have been as required in the economy 40 years ago, but now, it is skills in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) which can make a school leaver or graduate an enticing prospect to employers — even more important when faced with a stagnant economy.

5/3/2012

Over the past few years, the tools that could make for really excellent online distance learning have emerged in a piecemeal fashion.

5/2/2012

5/2/2012

In an effort to meet the needs of the nearly 50 percent of high school students who do not pass AP exams, McGraw-Hill Education announced the launch of the ONboard Series for Advanced Placement, an all-digital learning solution designed to improve students' performance in AP classes and on exams.

4/30/2012

4/30/2012

Adobe announced it is committing one million dollars to establish the Adobe Foundation Creativity Scholarships – a new global initiative intended to unlock the creative potential of students.

4/30/2012

When did fractions and non-fiction become so controversial?

4/30/2012

For a long time and for a lot of us, “college” was more or less a synonym for success. We had only to go. We had only to graduate.

4/30/2012

The International Baccalaureate (IB) reached a milestone today with the authorization of its 2000th IB World School in Edinburg, Texas.

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