Tag: Education

Asian Dominance in NYC Education under Pressure

Asian Dominance in NYC Education under Pressure

Theres a new sheriff in town, actually more like a new school chancellor, and perhaps not so new anymore. For years Asian students have trumped the Ne ...
Morehouse College grads are surprised by a billionaire’s promise to pay off their student loans

Morehouse College grads are surprised by a billionaire’s promise to pay off their student loans

  Morehouse College seniors got a surprise Sunday when billionaire investor Robert F. Smith announced during his commencement speech that he w ...
SAT to add ‘adversity score’ that will factor student hardships into college admissions

SAT to add ‘adversity score’ that will factor student hardships into college admissions

The adversity score will take into consideration a student's neighborhood, family and school environments and then generate a number based on those fa ...
Kahoot, a ‘Netflix for education’, launches an accelerator to tap gaming and education startups

Kahoot, a ‘Netflix for education’, launches an accelerator to tap gaming and education startups

On the back of Disney increasing its shareholding in Oslo-based Kahoot to four percent last week, Kahoot today announced a new initiative that hel ...
Campaign with inheritance money, according to lawsuit

Campaign with inheritance money, according to lawsuit

The ex-independent candidate for the governorship of Puerto Rico, Alexandra Lúgaro Aponte, is being sued by he ...