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Is Education Bigotry a Thing?

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 09.09.2016 | Education
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

I've come to the troubling realization that people have found yet another bias that only serves to divide us. This bias lies in a new form of exclusionary bias or soft bigotry -- education bigotry.

Seniors in Casino Land: Tough Luck for Older Americans

Rev. Amy Ziettlow | Posted 05.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Rev. Amy Ziettlow

At a recent forum I spoke with seniors who care about this issue. When I asked them why they thought seniors prefer the disembodied draw of the slot machine, one woman replied, "We don't want to be a burden on other gamblers. Well, we don't want to be a burden on anyone."

Are Problems with the Common Application Overhyped?

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 12.31.2013 | College
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By Bianca Brooks I was so excited about applying to college that I started filling out the forms long before school began. I was only applying to one...

As You Fill Out Your College Application ...

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 11.30.2013 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

As you write your application, be honest. You are an interesting and engaging individual. Tell them why. Use short sentences and active verbs. There is no excuse for poor spelling or punctuation.

Counselor College Training, College Board, and the Circle of Huh

Patrick O'Connor | Posted 01.06.2013 | Education
Patrick O'Connor

"True North: Charting the Course to College and Career Readiness" highlights College Board's most recent survey of school counselors and administrators, where both groups recognize counselors can be effective change agents in the college and work plans of students.