DURHAM, N.C. — The Dursley School District in southern North Carolina is offering online classes starting in 2018, the school district announced Tuesday.The district announced the new online offerings during its fourth annual Technology Summit on Tuesday.The district has already offered online classes through its Mobile Application Developer Conference program.The new online classes include two-day
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The school system is closing nearly a dozen high schools in South Carolina after failing to make enough money to pay for them, raising questions about the future of the state’s most populous and affluent county.The state Board of Education announced the closures Friday, saying it had lost money on about $2.6
A year after Harvard Business Schools graduates turned out in record numbers for the 2016 presidential election, many of them said they were dissatisfied with the outcome of the race.Many of those students, who had the highest grades in their classes, left Harvard in protest of the election of Donald Trump.“I don’t think I will
The American Association of School Administrators (AAASA) released its report on the importance of diplomas in 2015.In it, it stated that the average high school diploma is worth less than the average diploma from a community college or private university.According to AAASA, diplomas represent “a high-quality credential with which individuals can enter a job market
You might be able to afford a private high school and still find yourself at a disadvantage in your college application.Here are six tips for finding a school that suits your personality and goals.
Parents and school leaders need to make sure their children have the right education at a time when many others are struggling to get ahead.For example, a school with a shortage of teachers, counselors, or other resources may have a difficult time providing adequate support for students.But, in many cases, those same students will likely
The American Dream is often referred to as the dream of a college education, but in reality, the path to a bachelor’s degree in medicine or a PhD in a specialty like pediatrics is not as straightforward as it might seem.The dream is about earning a degree, but the process of getting there is far