A Missing link between Smart Students and Competitive Universities
Education

A Missing link between Smart Students and Competitive Universities

As another National School Choice week draws to a close, the underlying theme of elementary and secondary school choice resonates throughout the goal of the week. However, another question of choice is all too often left unexplored. Why are academically successful low-income students in America choosing not to apply to selective higher educational institutions? Lower … Continue reading

Education

The Disconnect Between Higher Education and Workforce Demands

Last week, the Pew Research Center released a report examining the lives of young Americans in the wake of the Great Recession.  Unsurprisingly, 41 percent of those interviewed felt that young people, ages 18-24, face greater challenges weathering the economic storm than their older counterparts. That said, perhaps the most astonishing statistic from the report is … Continue reading