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CEO Riley Eynon-Lynch pitches his education technology startup Pear Deck at the SXSWedu Launch event Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Austin, Texas

Social and emotional learning emerges at SXSWedu

Mar 11, 2015
LearningCurve's Adriene Hill explains a growing trend at this year's conference.
Posted In: sxsw, sxsw 2015, south by, Education, technology, social learning, emotional learning, edtech, SXSWedu

2015 the best job market in years for tech grads

Mar 10, 2015
Recruitment of engineers and computer science graduates is up more than 50 percent.
Posted In: first job, software engineer, college graduate, Education

A relic of science education goes offline

Mar 5, 2015
The NEWTON Ask A Scientist website answered student questions for almost 25 years.
Posted In: Science, Internet, Education, STEM

Adjunct faculty demonstrate for better conditions

Feb 25, 2015
National Adjunct Walkout Day represents growing segment of the college workforce.
Posted In: Education, adjunct professor, college, faculty
A discovery preschool teacher reads to her class in September 2014 at the Middletown KinderCare center in New Jersey.

Opening economic doors with early childhood education

Feb 13, 2015
Can a good preschool education lead to higher wages?
Posted In: Education, mobility, economic mobility, wages, preschool, early childhood education
A teacher at work in her third-grade class in Chicago.

British publisher cashes in on American education

Feb 10, 2015
Pearson makes money, even without results, off America's obsession with academics.
Posted In: Education, standardized tests, textbooks

A move to simplify the FAFSA

Jan 28, 2015
Lawmakers want to knock the 108-question student aid form down to two questions.
Posted In: Education, fafsa, Student aid, financial aid, colleges
Students study at Massasoit Community College.

Can community colleges cope with being free?

Jan 20, 2015
Schools could be overwhelmed by the President's plan to make tuition free.
Posted In: community college, Education, State of the Union

Poor children, a new majority in public schools

Jan 16, 2015
More than half of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, report says.
Posted In: Education, child poverty, poverty
Students at a Pittsburgh preschool.

A D+ for early education

Jan 9, 2015
Less than half of preschool-age kids attend, says Education Week's annual report on education
Posted In: preschool, Education, kindergarten

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