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Instilling Lifelong Learning in Students
A traditional, four-year liberal arts degree provides the broad exposure and critical thinking skills necessary to adapt to a changing world.

Aug 08, 2018

Rural Students are at Greater Risk of Online Game Addiction
Parental absence and limited extracurriculars are worsening addiction among millions of children in rural China.

Aug 06, 2018

Online Learning Behind Bars
Online learning can give a second chance to kids in juvenile jails, but the quality of the courses remains a concern.

The Hechinger Report
Aug 02, 2018

How iGen is Shaping the Change in Education
The newest students are transforming the way schools serve and educate them, writes Laura Pappano.

The New York Times
Aug 02, 2018

The Dangerous Drift Toward Screen Learning
Children learn best when their bodies are engaged. We must resist the ideology of screen-based learning, argues Nicholas Tampio.

Aug 02, 2018

Unlocking the Skills of Refugees
Meet Chatterbox, a UK-based social enterprise training refugees to be foreign language tutors.

Aug 01, 2018

Student Voices: Education Should Prepare Us for This World
We can give students the spaces to discuss their thoughts and create an education system that prepares them for the world.

Aug 01, 2018

Senior Citizens and Media Literacy
We associate media literacy with the younger population, but there is an urgent need to share this knowledge with older members of society.

Jul 31, 2018

France Bans Smartphones in Schools
Starting in September, students in France will be banned from using mobile phones and smart devices in schools.

Aug 01, 2018