Education News from NY Times

The Learning Network: Test Yourself | The Reinvented Ice Cream Sandwich

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 4:42am
Here are several paragraphs from an April 9 article, “The Ice Cream Sandwich Comes of Age.” Can you choose the best word or phrase for each blank?






Categories: Education News

The Learning Network: 6 Q’s About the News | Hillary Clinton Announces Her Presidential Campaign

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 4:31am
How did Hillary Clinton start her presidential campaign?






Categories: Education News

The Learning Network: Word of the Day | abscond

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 12:03am
This word has appeared in nine New York Times articles in the past year.






Categories: Education News

State Again Sets Changes for Schools on Climate

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 11:33pm
West Virginia adopts new education standards that encourage students to debate climate change.






Categories: Education News

Cooper Union Offers to Let President Go as Part of Deal With State Attorney General

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 10:15pm
A vote by the school’s board is meant to address an inquiry by the New York state attorney general’s office over finances and a decision to charge tuition.






Categories: Education News

Pop Quiz: Quiz Answers

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 4:00pm
Stumped? Cybersmarts helps. Here’s how to figure these out.






Categories: Education News

Talking Head: Reshaping Arizona State, and the Public Model

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
In 13 years in the job, Michael M. Crow has redesigned the American university.






Categories: Education News

Pop Quiz: The Great Midwest Trivia Contest

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
A sampler of questions from Lawrence University’s 50th competition.






Categories: Education News

Amenities: Folding Laundry

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
No more free service at Davidson College. Start the spin cycle, if you can.






Categories: Education News

Field of Study: Film School, for Profit or Not

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
Entertainment-focused schools are competing for a generation reared on YouTube and GoPro cameras, and racing for relevancy.






Categories: Education News

On the Menu: Butterflies in Your Stomach

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
Hamilton’s bug-eating student club, for the health of it.






Categories: Education News

Generations: Millennials Rule

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
Gen Y takes over. A professor explains the difference.






Categories: Education News

Relocating: Wanted: School With Runway

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
Parsons parts ways with “Project” and gets a new look.






Categories: Education News

Vocab: Campus Jargon

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:29pm
Essential words, for short.






Categories: Education News

Your Money: Did You Write Your College Application Essay About Money? We’d Like to Hear From You

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 1:37pm
The New York Times asks high school seniors who are applying for college this year to send us application essays that have to do with money.






Categories: Education News

Economic View: Why a Harvard Professor Has Mixed Feelings When Students Take Jobs in Finance

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 1:07pm
Graduates who accept jobs on Wall Street have the potential to do good and make money — if they use their talents to help solve social problems, instead of just transferring wealth.






Categories: Education News

Forum: Should Students Sit on Sexual Assault Panels?

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 4:59am
Government guidelines say they shouldn’t, students say they should. The pros and cons.






Categories: Education News

Past Drug Charges Derail a Law Student’s Education

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 10:48pm
Once a student at St. John’s University School of Law, David Powers failed to disclose that he had once been charged with selling drugs; after the school rescinded his acceptance, he sued.






Categories: Education News

Common Sense: Cooper Union Inquiry Puts Nonprofits on Notice

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 8:04pm
The investigation by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman of New York sends a message that nonprofit organizations can no longer assume that they will receive minimal scrutiny.






Categories: Education News

A special section featuring the latest

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:54pm
A special section featuring the latest trends and ideas about student life and learning, careers and curriculum.






Categories: Education News
Stay Connected with NCSS:   Follow NCSSNetwork on Twitter FaceBook.png rss_0.gif