Four Secrets for Reading in the ELT classroom

Andrea Sarto is the author of Football Forever, a NEW Dominoes graded reader available now. He was born in the UK but has lived...

In College Essays About Money, Echoes of Parents’ Attitudes

A young woman from an affluent suburb offers a jarring inventory of items for sale at her high school, including Adderall, marijuana and test...

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Educational Consultant Warns of College Spin

So I’m here on the campus of my alma mater, Dartmouth College. I’m here for a reunion and it’s been a fun, nostalgia-filled weekend,...

Young people dealing with the death of a parent or other loved one

The death of a parent or other loved one is always absolutely devastating. And, if this happens to you when you are a teenager...

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As I enter my 10th year of teaching English at the high school level, I have been very fortunate, so far, to have had...
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Books

Young people dealing with the death of a parent or other loved one

The death of a parent or other loved one is always absolutely devastating. And, if this happens to you when you are a teenager...

Why Do Parents Choose Single Sex Schools?

Although some regard single-sex schooling to be old fashioned, the truth is that there is a significant body of evidence that may indicate that all-girl,...

Career and Technical Education Is Growing Rapidly To Fulfill Employment Gaps

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Judge Orders Documents Unsealed in Trump University Lawsuit

WASHINGTON — A judge, called a “hater” by Donald J. Trump for his handling of...

The Power of Storytelling in the Classroom: 5 Ways It Can Be a Great Help

People say unbelievable things all the time and often we may wish they were true....

Help With Teen Drug And Alcohol Use

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Fine Art in the Classroom

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Schools

Prevalence, Requirements, and Outlook for Teaching Students with Special Education Needs

This interactive infographic (courtesy of Saint Joseph's) illustrates current and future special needs education outlook for each of the fifty states in the US. Currently,...

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In College Essays About Money, Echoes of Parents’ Attitudes

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Former Trump University Workers Call the School a ‘Lie’ and a...

In blunt testimony revealed on Tuesday, former managers of Trump University, the for-profit school started by Donald J. Trump, portray it as an unscrupulous...

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The common advice to young people when choosing a career is to study a course that syncs with their passion. Creative minds love jobs...