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The Poor Kid's Guide to Surviving the GRE

I’ve gotten a few inquiries from friends asking me how I prepared for the GRE, or Graduate Records Examinations, the exam most people will have to take to apply for grad school. 2,495 more words

Cognitive Framing and Its Theoretical Implications for Tuition Fee Policies in England

 October 2016

AUTHOR

Ben Alcott

 

ABSTRACT

This working paper seeks to contribute to the study of university access in England by analyzing the predominant theoretical conceptual frameworks – human capital and habitus – and then suggesting a supplementary avenue of inquiry. 24,029 more words

Higher Education

On Glowing Up

How strange is this feeling

To think that,

On the one hand,

I’ve arrived

at the same conclusions as

the thinkers whose sophistication

and experience I respect so much… 46 more words

Educational (In)Equality

LatinaBookClub.com's 15 Notorious Latino Books to Read During Banned Book Week

Original post here.

September 25, 2016

15 NOTORIOUS LATINO BOOKS TO READ DURING BANNED BOOK WEEK

For centuries books have been “challenged.”  In some cases the books were stored away out of sight, out of mind; in worse cases, they were burned and lost forever.  232 more words

Should we mourn a UK exit from Erasmus?

One consequence of the Brexit decision is that our educational institutions will at some stage have to withdraw from ERASMUS+, the European Commissions’s scheme for staff and student mobility. 660 more words

Education