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Often victim to over-generalizations and stereotypes, truly understanding generational differences is rare. In the following infographic, information regarding "millennials" is given to better guess how the workforce might be changing.
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Financial aid is not an easy puzzle to solve, and a few facts seem to contribute to that complexity. But this infographic can help.
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Cats are curious, aloof little prima donnas capable of great feats of athleticism and laziness. They have their own internal clocks, their own schedules, and their own reasons for breathing.
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Not only is college expensive--graduating college isn't cheap either. Especially for relatives.
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Defining 21st century skills is an editorial matter, but part of a larger, important conversation. How has learning changed in the 21st century? Here's our take.
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This simple image does something cool: It contains all 786 known planets to scale.
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What if--instead of paying to learn--or worse, suffering under entirely compulsory learning models--learners were forced to trade something of value for the opportunity to learn?
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There is always speculation regarding what employers value in a graduate. Employers polled here rank six common factors in the following order--and what came dead last might surprise those among you in the Ivy League.
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Blended Learning is not so much an innovation as it is a natural by-product of the digital domain creeping into physical boundaries. As digital and social media become more and more prevalent in the life of learners, it was only a matter of time before learning became "blended" by necessity.
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Back in February, a local Swedish newspaper reported that the Stockholm suburb of Sollentuna planned to transition entirely away from textbooks to tablet PCs by 2013. In a familiar argument, Sollentuna ed leaders argued that their schools should embrace technology--that they were in, in fact, in the ‘backwater’ compared to others.
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Interaction and learner engagement have long been recognized for their critical role in the learning process. An non-engaged learner is no learner at all. As an industry, education is only slightly closer to solving the challenge of engagement than decades ago when punishment and extrinsic motivation were the major motivating forces. Enter technology--specifically HTML5 and Flash.
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As the job market becomes more competitive, obtaining a degree creates a significant advantage in securing employment. Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics projected job growth rates and median annual salaries, the following list highlights the top ten advanced degrees worth having.