Are private schools really better than public schools

Independent schools are nonprofit private schools that are governed by an independent board of trustees and are supported primarily through tuition and contributions. There are more than 1,500 independent private K-12 schools in the United…

3 Individuals to Turn to for High School Mentorship

Many accomplished individuals have found that working with a mentor made all the difference in their lives. In a student's academic journey, mentorship is an integral part of college, graduate school and the professional world. A mentor…

Higher education is headed for a supply and demand crisis

During a recent assembly at the elementary school my two daughters attend, a visitor asked how many children planned to go to college. Nearly every hand in the room shot up. Colleges better hope those kids were being honest because, a…

Why Britain’s private schools are such a social problem

Private schools tend to be richly resourced and expensive, so those children lucky enough to attend them normally receive a good education, with academic advantages enhanced by a range of extra-curricular activities. But while this might be…

Best universities for education degrees 2019

An education degree can open the doors to working and teaching in schools as well as carrying out research into how we learn. Times Higher Education has ranked the best universities for education degrees to help you decide on the best…

Is Private School for Your Child a Good Value

Parents want the best for their children and, when sending their kids to private school. Maybe they don’t like the school system in the district where they live, or they think a better education will be found outside of the public school…

The Future of Higher Education Is Social Impact

Over the last decade, universities have faced steady criticism for elitist practices such as political bias, hoarding wealthy endowments, and providing insufficient economic returns for students. In light of this, institutions that turn…

Constructive Ideas For Teaching Addition Skills

The purpose of this article is to put forward some ideas to help with the teaching of addition. Combining groups of physical objects: for many students, this is their most basic experience of adding up. This process normally involves…