Tag: education

5 Ways to Help Your Students Improve Their Writing

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Cofounder, Director of College Admissions Counseling, One-Stop College Counseling

Have your seniors' college essays seemed a little lackluster lately? Here are five ways that counselors can help students improve their writing skills for college essays. read more

Why You Should Consider a Degree in Education

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're looking for a major that will let you change the world, one with endless possibilities, consider majoring in Education. read more

5 Little-Known Things About Teaching Elementary School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Thinking of being an elementary school teacher? Here are five secrets about teaching at this level to help you figure out if the job is right for you. read more

What Students Should Know About New Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

On February 6, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the new US Secretary of Education. Here's what students should know about her and the controversy surrounding President Trump's pick. read more

Motivation Monday: Giving Meaning to Monotonous Student Tasks

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Students endure a ton of tedious tasks, from homework to scholarship apps to classes you just don't want to take. Sometimes you might think, just what's the point? Here's some motivation for when you're having one of those days! read more

Spotlight on Major-Specific Scholarships

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Freelance Writer

When you declare an area of study, you'll be able to increase your financial aid options even further by taking advantage of major-specific scholarships. read more

Ornithology: A Field for All Interests

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Student Writer

If "bird" is your word, majoring in ornithology could be right for you. And you might be surprised by the range of careers that are available in the field! read more

Why Become a Teacher?

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High School Student

Considering becoming a teacher? It's not the world's easiest job, but it's certainly one of the most rewarding. read more

Scholarship Saturday: Halloween Edition

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3 Things You Need to Know About Student-Teaching Middle School

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Freelance Writer

Student-teaching middle school is a unique experience. Middle schoolers are in a period of transition, which can make teaching them an interesting experience. Read on to learn what you can expect. read more