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snapchat

DJ Khaled, BET Networks Launch First-Ever Snapchat College Tour

Colleges and universities are using Snapchat and celebrities to attract prospective students.

The program assists high school seniors with the college application process and Get Schooled will…

By Samara Lynn

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lifelong learning

Adults Recognize the Need for Lifelong Learning

But many are hampered by low foundational skills

Compared with other countries, the U.S. has a high percentage of low skilled adults, 17.5%—higher…

By Robin White Goode

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National Book

Read—It’s National Book Lover’s Day!

If you can, read

It’s National Book Lover’s Day–so get a book to read. Learn how to make time…

By Robin White Goode

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Katwe

‘Queen of Katwe’ Is a Must-See

This true story shows the power of faith

But Katende continues to share out the porridge he is providing for the children. He…

By Robin White Goode

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standards

Higher K-12 Standards Lead to Better Outcomes

Common Core helps students make gains in math and reading

The Common Core State Standards are leading to greater proficiency rates, CSS reports. Read why…

By Robin White Goode

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Financial Aid

Importance of Building a Relationship With the Financial Aid Office

Be focused and open-minded when securing financial aid

During the college process, you must maintain the focus and remain open-minded. This is especially…

By Jessica Brown

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David Duke

HBCU Hosts Former Klansman David Duke in Senatorial Debate

Dillard University's president takes the high road

David Duke, a former Ku Klux Klansman and anti-Semite running for senator in Louisiana, participated…

By Robin White Goode

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Chicago Scholars

Chicago Scholars Among First to Be Accepted to College

Seven-year college access and success program holds its 10th annual Onsite Admissions Forum

Chicago Scholars held its 10th Admissions Forum last week. Read how 1,000 students met with…

By Robin White Goode

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black teachers

The Nation’s Black Teachers Speak Out

Increasing diversity isn’t enough

The Education Trust releases a report describing the unique experiences of black teachers across the…

By Robin White Goode

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I Have A Dream

This Major Foundation Is Partnering with Michelle Obama

What does it look like when children get the support they need?

I Have A Dream Foundation and the first lady’s Better Make Room campaign are partnering…

By Robin White Goode

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students

Scholarship Rewards Students Looking to Change the World

Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars program seeks those committed to social justice

For high school students with a commitment to social justice, the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars…

By Robin White Goode

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You Can Go to School for Free (If You Work at This Company)

Employees can earn any degree or credential they want and never see a bill

You’ve probably heard of employers that provide tuition assistance, but have you heard of a…

By Robin White Goode

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Bloc

BLOC Conference to Draw 500 Collegians from Across the Nation

The theme is ‘Building Black Legacy’

Are you a young college grad unsure of what to do next? Or an established…

By Robin White Goode

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college application

5 Tips to Managing the College Application Process

Come out on top by planning, staying organized, and researching what you need

The college application process can get overwhelming. Read these five tips that can help make…

By Black Enterprise

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Atlanta

Atlanta University’s ‘Club Woody’ Wins National Library Award

First HBCU to win this prestigious honor

Atlanta University has become the first HBCU and consortium to win the prestigious ACRL Excellence…

By Robin White Goode

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screen time

The American Academy of Pediatrics Says to Limit Kids’ Screen Time

And when they do watch, parents should watch with them

Do you give your kids your cell phone to keep them quiet? Read about how…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Go to College Overseas

Lower costs, the global experience, and more are attracting American students

Lower school costs abroad are attracting more U.S. students. Read why you may want to…

By Robin White Goode

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tech

Online Courses May Be Your Best Bet to Learn Tech

But you still need college to develop soft skills

Going to a top-tier school might not help you gain in-demand tech skills. Instead, all…

By Robin White Goode

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STEM education

National Day of Action for all Supporters of STEM Education

Contact your representatives in Congress today

STEM Education Coalition calls on STEM ed supporters to contact Congress to fully fund grants…

By Robin White Goode

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SAT

These Students Prove Khan Academy SAT Prep Works

Three students learn that they can learn anything

Three students raise their SAT scores through hard work and discipline. Read how they conquered…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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