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Is Education Bigotry a Thing?

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

I Went to a Scam School and Now I Have Private Student Loan Problems

Steve Rhode | Posted 07.16.2016 | Home
Steve Rhode

It sure sounds like you got royally screwed. But if there is any good news here it is the loans could be fully discharged in bankruptcy. You see, I doubt the school was eligible for federal student loans so it was probably a private student loan you were saddled with.

Your Future Is Calling

Jane D. Wurwand | Posted 01.11.2015 | Home
Jane D. Wurwand

Big, successful companies are generally running on a proven template, which is flexible only in degrees. A small business, especially when you own it yourself, is another story. You're free to make your own mistakes. That's the risk. The huge plus is that the success belongs to you.

Ask Marcy and Jackie: Should I Cosign a Loan for Private Vocational School?

Marcy Winograd | Posted 05.25.2014 | Home
Marcy Winograd

Each week Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz, educators with over 20 years of experience working with students from elementary to high school, will answer your questions regarding reading strategies, essay writing, homework habits and math challenges

My Computer School Went Out of Business. I Have Student Loans.

Steve Rhode | Posted 01.25.2014 | Home
Steve Rhode

Huffington Post Reader Question Dear Steve, I immigrated from Africa in the year 2000 with a big dream of making money in Network Technology. I went...

Small Town Recession Struggles: Laid-Off Workers Go Back To School

| Joanne Jacobs | Posted 12.08.2012 | Home

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report's Community College Spotlight blog. PBS will air As Goes Janesville this evening.The docume...

Teacher Attacked By Steer At School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.16.2012 | Home

Bill Kucic, a teacher at the Pioneer Career and Technology Center in Shelby, Ohio, was rushed to the hospital by helicopter after he was attacked by a...

Lizzie Schiffman

Could More Vocational Programming Save Public Schools? | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 12.06.2011 | Chicago

How do you bring focus to students in a system where their education is complicated by budget shortfalls, labor disputes and violent crime in their su...

Tackling Youth Drug Addiction In Indonesia

The Huffington Post | Abby Wendle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Veronica Colondam founded the nonprofit Yayasan Cinta Anak Bangsa (YCAB) to promote a healthy lifestyle, including drug prevention and HIV/Aids awaren...