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Problems with the United States Education System

This is my first truly opinion piece, so think of it what you will. I believe it’s on an important matter, but obviously it’s my own opinion so there will be plenty who disagree with the view. 1,527 more words

Writing

The Dream Begins .....

Briar’s High School had their college fair last week. We were excited to attend and meet with what we thought was going to be an event with several college recruiters. 332 more words

Horse Sense

The Future of Teaching

Earlier, I issued a plea for help with a survey (here and here), and yesterday, I posted on “Ivory Tower Heresies.” Here’s an update.  1,265 more words

Teaching

The Reason College Costs More Than You Think

When Alex Nichols started as a freshman at the University of Mississippi, he felt sure he’d earn his bachelor’s degree in four years. Five years later, and Nichols is back on the Oxford, Miss. 843 more words

Gov. Quinn talks MAP grants at DePaul

By Josclynn Brandon

Originally posted December 2012.

Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the… 579 more words

Rising College Prices

It is no secret that the cost of receiving a higher education continues to rise and was drastically more affordable decades ago. The price of college stops many peo0ple from being able o attend and many people fear that the cost will continue to trend up and up. 82 more words

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