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Does High School Success Automatically Translate to College Success?

Advanced high school coursework may not be worth it unless you take calculus. Courses like…

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Economic Facts Affecting Your Child’s Education | Fact 10

Unequal spending contributes to educational inequality

Some states spend a lot to instruct their public school students; others spend relatively little.…

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Economic Facts that Affect Your Child’s Education: Fact 8

The more poor kids there are in a school, the lower their achievement

However, some states with similar shares of low-income students have very different levels of proficiency.…

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Economic Facts Affecting Your Child’s Education: Troubling Fact # 7

Vermont gets more aid for poor children than Mississippi

States with fewer poor students get more antipoverty funding than states with more poor students.

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More Economic Facts Affecting Your Child’s Education: Fact 5

More schooling increases personal financial security

One year of additional schooling lowers the probability of a student later being unemployed by…

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Fact 2. Economic Facts You Need to Know

That are affecting our kids’ education

The skills premium–the difference in earnings between low and high-skilled workers–is one of the economic…

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Economic Facts You Need to Know

Certain skills play an important role in predicting economic outcomes

Early childhood experience can cast a long shadow over a person’s life–for good or ill.…

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Why Do Boys in Areas of Income Inequality Drop Out More?

Is it economic despair?

Low income students in states of higher inequality are more likely to drop out of…

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The Upper-Middle Class Looks Out for Itself

Found to have (no surprise here) high levels of education

In a provocative post, the Brookings Institution examines how the upper middle class is pulling…

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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