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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

15 hours ago

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

MIAMI - JULY 17: Guests play beer pong at the official kickoff party for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim at the Raleigh Hotel on July 17, 2008 in Miami, Florida.

Top 20 Party Schools And Sober Schools In The US

Only one Michigan school is on the list… but it’s probably not the one you think.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

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Best Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

07/29/2014

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Texas Court Case Could Re-Open Issue Of Using Race As Factor For College Admissions

If the plaintiff in the Texas case decides to challenge the Appellate Court’s decision … the higher court could take up the issue in September

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2014

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Detroit Schools See Struggles In Latest Benchmark Exam Results

According to Michigan Merit Exam scores released Monday, just five 11th grade students out of 649 would be proficient in science.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

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Starbucks Clears College Degree Path For Workers

CEO Howard Schultz told workers that the issue was personal because he was the first in his family to attend college.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

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Black History: Death Of A Teen Changed Course Of Life For Chauncy Glover

The Alabama native looks to a number of giants in Black History for inspiration including some in his own family.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

Bills Give Free Tuition If Students Chip In Future Pay

The “pay it forward” legislation would give graduates free college tuition if they give 4 percent of future earnings to the state for 20 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

"Occupy Wall Street" demonstrators stage a march dressed up as corporate zombies in New York, October 3, 2011. (Credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan College Offers Course In Zombies, Apocalypse

It’s called “From Revelation to `The Walking Dead.”‘

02/10/2014

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