Recent Articles by Jason Hardy
Published: Friday, March 7, 2014 12:22 pm MST
The ACT just took majority marketshare, and now the College Board is announcing an overhaul of the SAT that will take effect spring 2016.
Published: Friday, March 7, 2014 11:16 am MST
The Romeike family feared persecution in Germany based on religious beliefs. On Monday, the Supreme Court refused to hear their case. On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security allowed the family to stay i...
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 5:31 pm MST
A new study finds no evidence to believe claims that babies gain an edge when using "educational" products. Some parents still believed their infants learn more than they would have, however.
Published: Friday, February 28, 2014 1:07 pm MST
Fraternities have come under harsh spotlight in recent months with exposÉs revealing a powerful movement that has skirted legal liability for hazing deaths, sexual assaults and tragic accidents.
Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 5:48 pm MST
Sleep deprivation and other “invisible” factors may put teens at high risk for serious mental health issues — and most adults are missing key signs, according to researchers.
Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:59 pm MST
Common Core has been adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia. Right-wing organizations are leading fights to stop its implementation across the country.Liberal critics are now joining the row, but f...
Published: Friday, February 14, 2014 9:36 am MST
A new report by the Pew Research Center shows the earnings gap between high school and college graduates in 2012 was the highest it had been in nearly 50 years.
Published: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 7:58 am MST
Deadlines are approaching to apply for financial aid, and those who get ahead of the curve in qualifying for aid will have a better chance at securing funding, advisers say.
Published: Thursday, February 6, 2014 4:48 pm MST
Students are being very carefully tracked from preschool to graduation and perhaps "throughout their lives."But laws are being routinely violated, and many agencies access the information.Will highly sensit...
Published: Thursday, January 30, 2014 1:36 pm MST
While universal preschool costs money, many believe it is a profitable investment, fiscally and socially. Experts say preschool significantly improves skills, and researchers recommend a particular plan of acti...