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  • Level Up! Explore the Benefits of Higher Education

    ...all been told that education improves lives; but how, specifically, does it do that? Can the value of education actually be quantified? The infographic below illustrates data we ...the impact advanced education makes across different areas of life—from career to lifestyle. Learn more about the many ways...

  • The Benefits of Higher Education Go Beyond Just Ourselves

    ...help but smile as I heard those words, my words, come out of my 11-year-old son’s mouth in the back seat of the car. He was responding ...college, is at a disadvantage in being able to present the benefits of higher education to his/her children. I was born and raised in...

  • Don’t be an Ostrich Goober — Use Your G.I. Bill Benefits (Wisely) and Get to School

    ...not allow you to be stupid! Not signing up for G.I. Bill benefits isn’t even an option for you, you bunch of little ostrich goobers,” our company commander told every member of Bravo...

  • How Online Education Makes Schools Greener

    ...learning brings with it many benefits—namely, the flexibility for individuals to earn an education from practically anywhere on the planet. But its benefits extend well ...helping the planet as a whole. Many people aren’t aware of it, but online education plays a role in reducing the ecological footprint...

  • Finding the Motivation to Pursue, and Finish, Your Education

    ...to myself, I knew the answers immediately. I run because of the numerous health benefits, and I keep going to achieve my goals. I think these ideas translate...

  • Benefits of Going Back to School More Than Just Clichés

    ...going back to school, you’ve likely heard the benefits of advancing your education ad nauseam: get a better job, earn more money, gain...

  • How Online Learning Benefits Students with Chronic Health Issues

    ...while managing collegiate demands. There are a number of terrific resources and guides for individuals with chronic health conditions ...education, and yet few highlight the significant benefits of enrolling in an online degree program. Rather than leaving one’s...

  • Don’t Dismiss the Benefits of Group Projects

    ...often bemoan group projects, and with good reason. It’s difficult to work ...how to work, learn and problem-solve with others. The benefits of working in a group are numerous. Group work fosters negotiation ...during cooperative learning. Social Psychology of Education, 7, 161-183. 4Johnson, D. W.& Johnson, R. T.(1989)....

  • The Power of Influence in Opening Up Education Options

    ...month, just a few weeks short of his 99th birthday, my grandfather died. Affectionately called Gramps by our ...our family, but also in his community. A 70-year resident of Fort Collins, Colorado, Gramps made his career in music, acting as a ...he passed is what is role was in helping others discover education options and opportunities. His memorial service was one conducive...

  • A History of Higher Education in America: CSU and the Democratization of Education

    ...honor of Independence Day and the anniversary of the Morrill Act of 1862, we continue our series on the history of higher education in America. Previously, we examined the impact education had on the ...returning veterans free college tuition, among other benefits. The GI Bill further democratized higher education by introducing...