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As a student you do not want to spend too much money on tech. So what are the pieces of tech used by college students these days?
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Why should you go to college? Deke Pierce offers his take on why you may not need to attend a physical campus. It's an alternative perspective from a post by Jeff Dunn on the future of liberal arts.
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This week’s Learnist Top Ten feature is dedicated to planning for your future and getting you ready for college. From applications to graduation, it's here.
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There's a huge amount of competition for every spot in a college classroom. Here's a few tips for high school students to make sure they make the grade.
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From the timeline of the destruction of higher ed to Udacity news, here's the important bits of the California's new online education program.
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Ever wonder if there were alternative ways to pay for a college education? Our friend Alex Summers weighs in on a few simple options!
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College students love their smartphones. They use them in a myriad of ways and there's the data to prove it. A new infographic visualizes the current state of smartphone usage by college students and it's a sight to see.
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Students considering the path of a college education need to understand the facts about student loans and the challenges of debt. Learning more details about the actual cost of college, factors that can increase the amount of debt students take out and the ways a major can impact the ability to repay debts is a key part of ensuring the loans do not get out of control.
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When it comes to obtaining an education, it is important to seek help early. Students should not wait until they are in trouble before they seek assistance.
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Thanks to Google and Microsoft, colleges and universities in the U.S. are able to take advantage of the Gig.U project, a partnership that’s bringing gigabit speeds to college campus communities.
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If you asked a college-bound high school student why they wanted to go to college, you'd probably hear a variety of answers. Some students might be looking for more opportunity than a high school diploma can offer ...
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Your parents always encouraged you to do well in school, so that you could go to a good college. Once there, they would encourage you to study hard so that you could get a good job. Or at least that was what was supposed to happen. But in the midst of a recession that's been going on for awhile, most news that we see says that jobs are being lost, not gained.
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We know that education is changing. More classes are happening online, classrooms are flipped, project based learning is key. But more or less, students still attend school from roughly age 5 until they're about 18, and then head off to college. Right? Are you sure?
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When students were asked who they turn to first for trustworthy academic advice, a whopping 61 percent said it was a professor. When asked who their college mentor is, 46 percent said it was also a professor. It looks like students put a lot of trust in their instructors, but do students take their advice on study and research?