In: Uncategorized22 Feb 2014
The total amount of student loan debt carried by 37 million U.S. borrowers surpassed the $1 trillion mark in 2012, according to Federal Reserve data. The data is particularly troubling for Millennials (those under the age of 29), who account for 38 percent of all borrowers. Both chambers of Congress have proposed bills that would […]
Of all the messages left behind by tech giant Steve Jobs, former CEO of Apple Computers, perhaps the most poignant was his commencement speech at Stanford University. “Do what you love,” said Jobs, “and the only way to be satisfied is to do what you consider to be great work.” Perhaps your view of great […]
While college is the time to study, make friends, and have fun, it is also the time to start thinking about the future and taking advantage of all the great resources that surround you. It’s way too common, and unfortunately I was no exception, to procrastinate certain actions and steps that can contribute to future […]
Senior year of high school is a time to enjoy quality time with friends, reflect on the progress made over the past 12 years of school, and look forward to life’s next chapter. Too often, though, it becomes a frantic season of college applications, essays, final exams, and other life stressors. Fortunately, the holidays are […]
One of the upshots of going to graduate school, other than a boost in credentials, is that students can now attend through the ease of online courses. The volume of students attending on-campus graduate courses has gradually decreased over the last few years, with higher volumes of applicants and lower volumes of acceptances. On the […]
After eighteen years of caring for their children, the prospect of shipping sons and daughters off to college can represent a mixed bag for parents. On the one hand, they finally have an empty nest, but on the other, their children must leap several hurdles in order to be admitted. According to the National Center […]
Studying and education is often seen as a means to an end; a way to get a job and progress in your career. However, anyone who has been to university or taken a Higher Education course will tell you that this is only half the story. Education is about enhancing your everyday life, not merely […]
The quantity and quality of online classes is increasing. More than 50 percent of college presidents surveyed by Pew Research said that online courses provide the same value as do traditional classroom courses. With more people seeking alternative ways to learn, online classes are proving to be an effective solution.
In: Uncategorized13 Nov 2013
An infographic about hidden gems in business education. Take a look at the way large Universities was and how they are now, which are the 5 top reasons why to go on a small school, and 5 reasons why big schools might be better. See also the 10+1 top-rated lesser known business schools, as well […]
If you’ve ever considered sending your child off to school with a $400 laptop in hand, you’re among the 70 percent of parents polled who enthusiastically embraced the idea. BYOD, or bring your own device, has been the goal of progressive school administrators across the country for the past several years. As early as 2009, […]
There are so much going on in the area of e-Learning and schooX is always in the front line trying not only to provide a great experience for its members but also to inform everyone about the latest trends in Online Education.