Congress Grinds Away At Formulating New Higher Education Act Policy

Anyone paying attention to the top media headlines these days might be surprised to learn that Congress is getting closer to passing significant new reforms to the U.S. higher education system. The Higher Education Act is in serious need of a rewrite. The current policy has not been updated in 10 years. Several committees in […]... Read More

The Outstanding Charity Work of the U.S Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos is one of the most generous women in the United States. She has been appreciated for more than three decades of making positive contributions towards politics and the American education. Betsy’s family has donated millions of dollar towards the education sector and has introduced various policies that improve the standards of the industry. […]... Read More

Success Academy is Leading the Charge

If the proof is in the pudding, then perhaps the educational system as a whole should have a look at the recipe devised and executed by Success Academy. Leading the charge is Eva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools. The first school opened in 2006 and has since grown to 32 locations. […]... Read More

Better Opportunities Thanks to Betsy DeVos

From the time that she first started her career, Betsy DeVos has been working to put the education of children back into the hands of parents and teachers. She knows that, up until the point where governments took over, education was something that was made better for children and not for any type of special […]... Read More

Chicago Teachers Union Calls Off Strike

Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) members have agreed to call off a strike after reaching a tentative agreement with the Board of Education and Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Karen Lewis announced that the union had unanimously agreed to a new four-year contract with the district. The CTU President added that the call off of the strike […]... Read More

How Escape Rooms Are Changing Education One Puzzle At A Time

It seems like a no-brainer to anyone that remembers their time in school, but escape rooms are now becoming an increasingly popular teaching aid. By combining student’s desires to move around and feel engaged, and a teacher’s needs to mix learning and fun in a creative way, escape rooms have become a remarkably popular tool […]... Read More

Will Hillary Clinton’s Education Policy Lead to Higher Tuition Rates

Nearly everyone would agree that a college degree is a valuable acquisition and that student debt is one of the major financial burdens Americans are currently struggling with. Hillary Clinton has made affordable education a pillar of her 2016 campaign, and has come out with an ambitious policy: eliminate tuition for students attending in-state colleges […]... Read More