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"A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life" by Morgan licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
The student debt crisis is not only “dragging down” students, but it’s also impacting the entire economy, according to a...
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This month, India is celebrating its biggest philanthropic donation to-date from the billionaire Azim Premji, who is the chairman of...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The University of Tennessee will soon begin providing free tuition to Tennessee residents starting in the...
Emily Loya at the Studio
Arts, Media & Culture, Education, Previews
Emily Loya, General Manager of KCOSTV El Paso, discusses how the funds used for public television generate quality programming across...
This May 21, 2018 photo shows the Wake Forest University commencement on Hearn Plaza, in Winston-Salem, N.C. Dozens of people were charged Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in a scheme in which wealthy parents allegedly bribed college coaches and other insiders to get their children into some of the nation's most elite schools. The coaches worked at such schools as Wake Forest, Yale, Stanford, Georgetown, the University of Texas, the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles. (Walt Unks/The Winston-Salem Journal via AP)
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A college entrance exam policy aimed at helping students with disabilities was exploited to enable cheating in what is being...
"@forbes recognizes @ucdavis as the #1 best value college for women in #STEM!" by Linda Katehi licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, Health, News
A new report from the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine found that in the field of science, about...
Aaron A. Walton, Cheyney's president, announces fundraising campaign and continued partnerships to ensure the school's financial future, during a news conference at the school Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in Philadelphia. The nation's oldest historically black college, which has struggled with plummeting enrollment and financial woes in recent years, has announced a plan intended to balance the school's budget and lure new, top-tier students. (Jose F. Moreno/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
AP, Education, Foundations, News
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The nation's oldest historically black college, which has struggled with plummeting enrollment and financial woes in recent...
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization educates college students, including those with special needs, so...
"Eikoyagoto Kindergarten Art Exhibition" by Emran Kassim licensed under CC BY 2.0
Arts, Media & Culture, Education, News
Studies have shown that beyond helping with creativity and fun, arts education can help children retain and learn other subjects...
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Education, News
In the U.S., women make up more than two-thirds of students studying abroad, a proportion that has remained relatively the...
FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 file photo, a student holds up a sign while marching with parents, teachers and supporters outside of Manzanita Community School in Oakland, Calif. Striking teachers in Oakland are expected to vote Sunday, March 3, 2019 on a contract deal aimed at ending a seven-day walkout. The Oakland Education Association postponed the vote by a day after announcing earlier it would happen Saturday. The 3,000 teachers walked off the job Feb. 21, effectively shutting the city's 86 schools to demand higher pay, smaller classes and more school resources. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
AP, Education, News
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of Oakland teachers are back in classrooms after union members voted to approve a contract...
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc.
Education, Previews
Lynne Maguire, Board Chair of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization's core values impact its educational services and helps...
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, talks with Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards before President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the 2019 White House Business Session with Our Nation's Governors in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Feb. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
AP, Education, News
The Trump administration on Thursday proposed federal tax credits of up to $5 billion a year for donations to groups...
"School Breakfast Press Conference at Eastport Elementary School" by Maryland GovPics licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
According to a new study, school districts across the U.S. where the majority of students are students of color receive...
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Education, News
All across the U.S. universities are taking steps to improve mental health services on campus for their students and staff....
Kyle Zimmer on INSIGHT show
Education, Previews
Kyle Zimmer, President & CEO of First Book, discusses how the organization's economically sustainable foundation helps children from low-income backgrounds...
"Some Math" by Behdad Esfahbod licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, News
According to national data, African Americans hold fewer than one percent of doctorates awarded to mathematicians in the U.S., and...
Garrick Ruiz, union member with United Teachers of Los Angeles, center, yells while teachers and supporters march outside of Manzanita Community School in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Teachers in Oakland went on strike Thursday in the country's latest walkout by educators over classroom conditions and pay. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
AP, Education, News
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teachers in Oakland, California, went on strike Thursday in the country's latest walkout by educators over...
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Education, Foundations, News
This week, the Rollins Foundation announced a $65 million contribution to Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. ...
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Education, Previews
David Bennett, Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations of Howard University, discusses how the opportunities provided to students by...
FILE- In this Oct. 23, 2018, file photo, students walk on the campus of Miami Dade College, in Miami. The nine companies and organizations tasked with servicing the accounts of the nation’s 30 million student loan borrowers repeatedly failed to do their jobs properly over a period of years and their regulator neglected to hold them responsible, a new report finds. The report released Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, by the Department of Education’s independent Inspector General’s office shows some borrowers weren’t getting the guidance and protection they needed as they sought the best plan for paying off their student loans. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
AP, Education, Justice & Poverty, News
NEW YORK (AP) — The nine companies and organizations tasked with servicing the accounts of the nation's 30 million student...
This Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, photo shows the campus of Green Mountain College in Poultney, Vt. The liberal arts college, which saw enrollment drop 43 percent over the last decade, announced it will close in May, going the way of some other small schools that have struggled to stay afloat. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
AP, Education, News
POULTNEY, Vt. (AP) — After 185 years of educating students on its campus of brick buildings on Poultney's main street,...
Instructors march to Denver Public Schools headquarters to deliver Valentine Day cards Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Denver. Teachers walked off their jobs Monday, the first strike by teachers in Denver in 25 years. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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DENVER (AP) — Denver teachers ended a three-day walkout Thursday and returned to their classrooms after their union reached a...
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Education, Previews
Michael L. Lomax, President & CEO of the United Negro College Fund, discusses how scholarships and other support services aid...

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