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E-Mentoring Program Brings Professionals into Lives of Kids in Need

Zolt also says that the effort is collaborative. “We need local sponsors, local schools, and…

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College Aid Fails to Keep Up with Tuition Increases

Making higher education synonymous with debt for many

The College Board released two reports yesterday—Trends in College Pricing and Trends in Student Aid—that…

By Robin White Goode

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White Teachers’ Low Expectations Put Black Students at a Disadvantage

Analysis of decade-long study reveals the power of racial bias

New research from professors at American University and Johns Hopkins reveals what isn’t exactly news:…

By Robin White Goode

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After Trump Fight, After-School Programs Are Celebrated

The Afterschool Alliance honors educators, students—and extends access

“This is our 18th year celebrating Lights on Afterschool, an event designed to showcase the…

By Robin White Goode

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[Watch] Teacher Uses Hip-Hop to Empower Kids in Math and Life

Rap as educational tool

Terrence Sims is a 6th grade teacher at Milwaukee Excellence. He created a hip-hop video…

By Samara Lynn

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All Kinds of Minds Works with All Kinds of Learners to Foster Success

Recognizing the variability of learning and that all learners have strengths, AKOM is a promising approach

Over the summer I’d learned that Donald Trump’s youngest son, Barron—once he and his mother…

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I Am Acceptance College Tour Promotes Mental Wellness

The Instagram @health_esteem campaign invites students to hack social media

I’ve written before about supporting the mental health needs specifically of students of color. The…

By Robin White Goode

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HBCU Tour

HBCU Tour Encourages Students in the Right Direction

Nicole Ford's organization, Stepping In The Right Direction, organizes tours of HBCUs for high school students

Stepping In The Right Direction CEO Nicole Ford takes students on an HBCU tour and…

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tech prep

Don’t Miss This Tech Prep Event if You Are D.C. Student

The half-day event, targeted to students and millennials, will be all about preparing for the tech job market and entrepreneurship

MMTC will hold a half-day Tech Prep Summit in Washington D.C. to introduce students to…

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4 Back-to-School Apps for Parents and Students

This technology helps parents and students navigate everyday challenges

Back-to-school apps help parents and students navigate everyday challenges.

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[WATCH] 10 Best Cities in the World to Be a Student in 2015

Survey releases the best cities in the world for students

Survey releases the best cities in the world for students.

By Kandia Johnson

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Reinventing Freshman Year to Ensure Student Retention

Helping students to finish college, not just start

Through BridgeEdU, Wes Moore ensures student retention by reinventing the college freshman year, addressing obstacles…

By Robin White Goode

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Common Core Can Help Your Child Learn Math

To learn math well, go slowly, go deeply, and ditch the memorization

Common Core math standards, taught effectively, can help any child learn math well.

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black and latino students in colleges

Advanced Placement Classes More Accessible to Students of Color

One high school triples its number of students taking AP

If annual growth rates hold true, during the next two weeks, more than two million…

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Common Core: Bringing Calm to Classroom Chaos

Georgia Teacher of the Year 2014

Common Core is a source of stability that yields greater learning, helping to bring calm…

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Don’t Know Much About History, Civics, Geography

Test results reveal inequality in civics education

A large share of the eighth graders who took the test scored at the “basic”…

By Robin White Goode

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The College Debt Barrier Comes Down

Starbucks serves up higher ed with a smile

Starbucks and Arizona State University dismantle the barriers to college completion.

By Robin White Goode

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#IWishMyTeacherKnew: Twitter Campaign Reveals Students’ Struggles

Takes the reality of children's lives online

A teacher at Denver Public Schools wanted to find a way to better understand her…

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5 STEM Competitions for Young Scientists

STEM competitions for the next generation of innovators

STEM competitions provide a challenging atmosphere for students to solve problems while meeting other students…

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Financial Literacy Month: Teaching Teenagers How to Manage Money

Three things every parent should know

There are three necessary ingredients when it comes to helping your children develop financial behaviors…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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