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University of Illinois: A little support from their online friends calms test-anxious students

University of Illinois: A little support from their online friends calms test-anxious students . “Reading supportive comments, ‘likes’ and private messages from social media friends prior to taking a test may help college students who have high levels of test-anxiety significantly reduce their nervousness and improve their scores, a new study suggests.”

Research & Opinion

Local teens to compete in 30th annual Mass. Envirothon on May 18th at Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary, Lincoln

Agricultural soil and water conservation is 2017 current issue

LINCOLN, Mass., April 26, 2017 – Ask any teenager participating in this year’s Massachusetts Envirothon environmental education program and they’ll tell you that local agriculture is booming in Massachusetts. 716 more words


Outstanding student art showcased in Hudson, Wisconsin exhibit

AS A CREATIVE TYPE who creates with words and a camera, I am often impressed by the works of visual artists. Incredible talent exists out there among painters, sculptors and others. 524 more words

The Future of Education

Recently I have been asked by friends and family what I see for the future of education given changes in technology, changes in society and changes in the political environment. 916 more words

High School Students


Before I even start this article, I want to ask you, dear reader, what you are reading this on. Your computer? Your phone? Your tablet? Maybe even your watch? 529 more words

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Kansas students invited to Washington correspondents' dinner

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) – Six Kansas high school journalists who published a story that led to the resignation of their school’s new principal will be special guests at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. 127 more words

National / World

Thousands of young Slovaks protest corruption -- High school students start a national outcry


© AFP | The rally in Slovakia’s capital Bratislava was organised by a couple of high school students

BRATISLAVA (AFP) – Several thousand young Slovaks on Tuesday protested in the EU member’s capital, calling for the dismissal of the interior minister and police officials for allegedly not doing enough to fight corruption. 158 more words