I missed my chance for bubble tea yesterday because I had to listen to my roommate bitch about LORs for medical school. You might say, “But ABD, you… 754 more words
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SAN JOSE (KCBS) -– The San Jose State men’s basketball program is anticipating sanctions for next season, due to poor academic performance.
San Jose State University Sports Information Director Lawrence Fan said the sanctions are expected because last year, the team’s Academic Progress Rate scores fell below 930, which triggers National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) penalties. 237 more words
MIAMI (AP) — A White House education commission is meeting in Miami to discuss ways to improve Hispanic academic performance.
At the meeting Tuesday, members discussed improving access to early education, increasing the number of Latino teachers and helping students make smart college choices. 100 more words
Efficiency in America:
Does Increasing Teachers’ Salaries Affect Student Performance?
18 March 2014
Inadequate salaries for teachers in North Carolina have long been attributed to the cause of the seemingly poor academic performance of the student body. 2,785 more words
Tyler Cowan posted this fascinating link (pdf). A greater proportion of opposite-gender friends in the neighborhood is associated with significantly lower GPA.
Yesterday we looked at Karen Rodenroth’s dissertation on the connections between physical activity and academic performance. Today we can look at an empirical study which also looks at the link between physical activity and academic performance. 222 more words
So what is the connection between physical activity and academic performance? Reading this dissertation by Karen Rodenroth submitted in 2010 to the Faculty of the School of Education, Liberty University, might give you an idea. 340 more words