It’s 3:30 pm on a Monday. Your kid has successfully made it through the first day of the week. Sat through every class. Listened to pretty much everything each teacher had to say and didn’t complain about it once. Great. So has he or she
The United States boasts about having exceptional higher education, even in its community colleges, but at what cost? A striking number of university students finish their education with crippling amounts of debt. For others, expenses get so high that they cannot even make it to
College application season is coming to a close. Decision time is here and as far as news is concerned, it has not disappointed. Just last month, a girl from Long Island was accepted to every single Ivy league university in the country. Now, the latest
The times have changed quite a bit over the years in the college application process. More than a decade has passed since the Standardized Aptitude Test (SAT) was switched from 1,600 to 2,400 points due to the addition of an obligatory essay writing section at
A report from the New York City Economic Development Corporation was recently released, showing that the private sector in New York City has just witnessed its largest growth ever over a two year period. From January of 2014 to December of 2015, some 249,000 jobs
John B. King Jr., who has been the acting Secretary of Education since December 2015, was officially confirmed on Monday following a 49 to 40 vote by the Senate, according to the New York Times. Until now, he was acting as a replacement for Arne
The common belief is that the teaching profession is more suitable for extroverted teachers. There are so many things that teachers have to deal with on a daily basis from loud and obnoxius children to the pressures of other demanding teachers. So the question is,
E-Books or Paperback?
With technology improving more and more every day, E-books are becoming more and more popular. There are pros and cons with both options and it comes down to your specific preference. According to School Library Journal, about two-thirds of schools use E-Books. With
Valentine's Day Reading List
With Valentine's Day coming up, the last thing that is probably on your mind is to read a book. Even though you are probably thinking about your special loved one during this time of year, it is important to expand your mind
Every country with top performing education systems shares one thing in common-high-quality professional development. This is something that is still missing in the U.S. Reports have shown that schools that encourage school improvement and offer career ladders led to better overall quality for the schools.