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Robert Henderson

Support Makes All the Difference

PBS documentary tells the story of young black men who succeed against the odds

High school and college graduation are more like rites of passage for many Americans. In…

By Robin White Goode

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HBCU

Rep Your HBCU for a Chance to Win Big!

All you do is represent and meet us in Silicon Valley

It’s time for you to rep your HBCU as hard as you can for a…

By Safon Floyd

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challenge

#30DayChallenge: College Students Excel

Setting the stage for success in the first 30 days of the term

Whichever is the case for you, in this challenge you’ll learn what you need to…

By Robin White Goode

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high school

Prepare Students for College While They’re in High School

Is the purpose of school to prepare students academically?

The Hechinger Report explains how such students end up in the swamp of remedial or…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Education Matters: Don’t Even Think About Going to a For-Profit College

These so-called schools are legal scams

“I worked hard for my degree,” she began, “But I went to a for-profit college…

By Robin White Goode

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Girls Inc. STEM Program Shows the Way to a Bright Future

Summer institute works with low-income, minority girls

“We saw ligaments and met orthopedic doctors. We touched the spinal cords of a turtle…

By Robin White Goode

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new majority

The New Majority in Higher Ed

Back to school with greater support for today's college students

Leading institutions are doing several things that can make a difference for these students. They…

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P. Diddy

Back to School with P. Diddy

Capital Preparatory Harlem Charter School opens for sixth and seventh graders

I thought of that the other day when I heard that Diddy (or Sean Combs)…

By Robin White Goode

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Barbershop Books

Barbershop Books Provides Reading Spaces for Boys

CGI Commitment to Action expanding initiative to 11 cities

Yet he sensed that something was missing when, after a year of sophomore high school…

By Robin White Goode

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tech

Tech Skills Bring Hope to Chicago’s At-Risk Youth

Summer program puts kids on a positive trajectory

Get IN Chicago, a 3-year-old private fund that supports evidence-based programs that work to reduce…

By Robin White Goode

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kindergarten

What Your Child Needs to Know Before Starting Kindergarten

Social skills and the ability to speak up are important

Describing what makes her daughter ready, Myers writes, “To me it’s the basics of academics,…

By Robin White Goode

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cutting-edge school design

The Cutting Edge School Design Bill Gates Loves

How personalized learning can help students excel

We still need more data about the strengths and weaknesses of personalized learning, but the…

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How High School Habits Can Lead to Long-Term Success

Tools to help you prioritize, prepare, and perform to get ahead

Have you ever thought about what has made you more successful than most other people?…

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muhlenberg college

The Muhlenberg College Network Is a Win-Win

You may want your school to establish its own

“In the Internet age, it doesn’t make much difference where you are in the world.…

By Robin White Goode

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southside

Movie Review: Southside with You

This film depicts the sweet beginnings of the Obama love story

This is a great movie for romantics or those who admire the Obamas and have…

By Robin White Goode

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schools

A Powerful Conversation on Schools, Poverty, and Race

The Washington State Teacher of the Year sees teaching as a matter of life and death

I asked Nate why he’s so passionate about teaching. “It is a matter of life…

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Head Start

Head Start’s Long-Term Impact

The federal preschool program affects health, behavior, as well as educational outcomes

Research has consistently shown that early learning environments can profoundly influence a person’s later development,…

By Robin White Goode

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college admissions

Write Your Own Ticket to College Admissions—and Success

CGI Commitment to Action empowers students to tell their own stories

We felt that we could change the game on college admissions essays and use that…

By Robin White Goode

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guidance counseling

Virtual Guidance Counseling Is a Thing — and It Works

E-counseling 2.0 helps low-income students go to college

Could technology provide the answer by allowing fewer counselors to advise more kids? The idea…

By Robin White Goode

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Image: iStock/Elena Elisseeva

We Need More Guidance Counselors Now

Without advising, many students fall through the cracks

The average Indiana school counselor is responsible for 634 students, ranking the state among the…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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