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These States Have the Most Jobs For College Grads

New college grads looking for work online have the best shot at getting jobs in Massachusetts and Delaware, a new study finds.

Since as many as 90% of jobs that require a bachelor’s degree or higher are advertised online, Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce took a comprehensive look at online job listings around the country to figure out where the jobs are, along with what types of jobs they are. 430 more words

Benefits of Investing in a 529 College Savings Plan

This post is inspired by this comment “The best investment that you can make is in yourself”, which was made by a reader. Indeed, the best investment is to invest in your personal development or the development of your loved ones. 615 more words


Why College Isn't (And Shouldn't Have to Be) For Everyone | Robert Reich

I know a high school senior who’s so worried about whether she’ll be accepted at the college of her choice she can’t sleep.

The parent of another senior tells me he stands at the mailbox for an hour every day waiting for a hoped-for acceptance letter to arrive. 74 more words

College Education

An American Education

Common Core standards were created during the George W. Bush administration. It was, in my opinion, the wisest decision made during his presidency. We now have a list of expectations for every grade level throughout the United States. 303 more words




By Deborah Cawley: Education Editor


Daniel A Medina has reported in the Guardian about an organisation in New York State called CUNYDreamers founded by 22-year-old Monica Sibri. 555 more words


A tale of two tuition bills

Recently I tossed decades of canceled paper checks, but one I kept: $424 for tuition and fees at the University of Virginia for fall 1978, my sophomore year. 1,092 more words

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “We Can Be Taught!.”

What makes a teacher great?

I have family members and several friends who teach at every level of academia.

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