All articles tagged: “Education”

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Simon Sez IT Tech Skills Courses Help Professionals Improve Career Prospects and Avoid Debt Cycles

Simon Sez IT: Tech Skills Improve Career Prospects

In a Nutshell: Simon Sez IT offers video-based instructional courses that help learners improve proficiency with... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/10/20

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Granite State College Virtual Programs Offer Affordable Degree Programs for Adult Learners in New Hampshire

Granite State College: Virtual Programs for Adult Learners

In a Nutshell: Granite State College curriculum benefits adult learners in New Hampshire through its affordable... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/2/20

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The Florida Literacy Coalition Provides Resources and Training to Help Adult Learners Improve Proficiency in Language, Health, and Finance

Florida Literacy Coalition: Adult Language and Finance Education

In a Nutshell: Education is a crucial component of personal and financial stability, but many adults in Florida... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/13/20

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Gift of College Allows Individuals and Employers to Play a Part in a Student’s Higher Education by Contributing to a Tax-Free Savings Plan

Gift of College Helps Students Fund Higher Education

In a Nutshell: Gift of College allows anyone to contribute to college savings plans and student loan accounts for... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/26/20

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TypeTastic: The Online Typing Tutor that Teaches Students Fluent Keyboard Skills through Games and Activities

TypeTastic: Teaching Typing via Games & Activities

In a Nutshell: Typing is an essential skill in today’s digital world. TypeTastic helps students from kindergarten... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/15/20

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Math for Love Seeks to Transform How Math is Taught and Learned with Resources Demonstrating the Joy Behind Numbers

Math for Love: Transforming How Math is Learned

In a Nutshell: Math strikes fear into the hearts of Americans across the country, but the husband-and-wife team of... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/28/20

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Coalition for College Offers Online Tools and Resources to Help Under-Resourced Students Enhance Their Applications and Future Career Prospects

Coalition for College Offers Tools for Students

In a Nutshell: Earning a college degree can be an important step toward financial security, but for under-resourced... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/1/20

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As a ‘Working College,’ Berea College Provides High-Quality Education to Low-Income Students at No Cost

Berea College: Tuition-Free Higher Education

In a Nutshell: Student loan debt is a major problem for many recent college graduates. But not for graduates of... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/30/20

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Empower Delivers Expert Financial Advice, Automated Savings, and High-Interest Checking in Its User-Friendly App

Empower: Expert Financial Advice & Banking in One App

In a Nutshell: A lack of financial literacy in the U.S. takes its toll on consumers in the form of high debt, low... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/10/20

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ChooseFI: The Personal Finance Podcast and Community That Helps Listeners Move Toward Financial Independence

The ChooseFI Podcast & Gaining Financial Independence

In a Nutshell: Who doesn’t dream of financial independence? Brad Barrett and Jonathan Mendonsa did and used the... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 2/17/20

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Spread the Vote Helps Would-Be Voters Secure the Proper ID Needed to Cast a Ballot and Delivers Important Voter Education Resources

Spread the Vote Educates & Helps Would-Be Voters Get IDs

In a Nutshell: Many people who are eligible to vote in the U.S. don’t make it to the polls, in many cases due to... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 12/31/19

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Modern States: A Nonprofit Dedicated to Making College More Accessible and Affordable by Offering ‘Freshman Year for Free’

Modern States: Making College More Accessible & Affordable

In a Nutshell: With college tuition prices on the rise and student loan debt at an all-time high, Modern States is... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 12/12/19

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LaunchCode Offers Free Classes and Job Placement Services to Help Workers Pursue Tech Careers and Close the Skills Gap in the U.S.

LaunchCode: Free Tech Classes and Job Placement

In a Nutshell: Pursuing a career in the tech industry means acquiring the knowledge and experience necessary for... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/29/19

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Education Ecosystem’s Video Tutorial Program Prepares Professionals and Students for Lucrative Careers in Software Development and Future Tech

Education Ecosystem Helps Devs Expand Earning Potential

In a Nutshell: Professional developers are often challenged in finding quality resources to continue their... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 7/25/19

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CodeMonkey Gamifies the Process of Learning How to Code While Equipping Children with Valuable Career Skills

CodeMonkey Gamifies the Process of Learning How to Code

In a Nutshell: Computer programming is no longer a skill reserved for Silicon Valley offices and high school AV... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/3/19

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Where to Find the Nation’s Best Math Education: 10 Cities Where Students Earn the Highest Test Scores in America

10 Cities Where Students Earn the Highest Math Test Scores

The United States has a math problem but it’s not the kind that can be solved with a simple formula or even an... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/15/20

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The Magzter™ Digital Newsstand Connects Readers with Resources for Career Advancement and Financial Improvement

Magzter™ Connects Readers to Career and Financial Resources

In a Nutshell: The act of reading — whether for education or self-improvement — is a predictor of success in life... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/27/19

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The Council for Economic Education Delivers Financial Literacy to K-12 Children Via Educators and Strong Partnerships Across the Country

The CEE Delivers Financial Literacy Via Educators Nationwide

In a Nutshell: Conversations around financial literacy are lacking in households in the U.S. and in K-12... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 12/20/18

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How EverFi Leverages Its Nationwide Financial Capability Network to Help Consumers Make Smarter Financial Decisions via Scalable Digital Learning Tools

EverFi: Leveraging a Vast Network to Enable Smart Financial Decisions

In a Nutshell: Financial education is an important area often overlooked by schools and other organizations, but... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 11/20/18

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Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and CUNFL’s Berenstain Bears® Financial Literacy Program Bring Money Education to Life for the Next Generation

CUNFL’s Berenstain Bears® Financial Literacy Program Educates Kids

In a Nutshell: Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) has teamed up with Berenstain Enterprises to develop The... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/4/18

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The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning Promotes Professional and Financial Success Through Career-Oriented Higher Education

CAEL Promotes Professional Success Through Higher Education

In a Nutshell: Despite the benefits, many perceived hurdles stand in the way of adults interested in returning to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/12/18

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Clinton Foundation’s Too Small to Fail Initiative Promotes Early Childhood Development with Free Educational Resources and Programs

Too Small to Fail — Resources for Early Childhood Development

In a Nutshell: Thanks to the flexibility of their brains, children are able to begin learning before they even... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/19/18

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Cross-Cultural Solutions Helps Young People Gain Professional Experience and Vital Life Skills Through Overseas Volunteer Opportunities

Cross-Cultural Solutions Provides Overseas Volunteer Opportunities

In a Nutshell: Young adulthood is an exciting and pivotal part of life with fewer obligations and nearly endless... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/7/18

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TASH — Advocating for Fair Employment and Education Opportunities for People with Disabilities and Their Families

TASH Supports Fair Employment for People with Disabilities

In a Nutshell: People with disabilities and their families can face untold financial difficulties. Oftentimes,... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 5/29/18

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Darwin Online — The Authoritative Resource for Darwin’s Life and Work Offers Valuable Insights to Students and Teachers

Darwin Online Offers Valuable Insight to Students and Teachers

In a Nutshell: One of the most misunderstood figures in the history of ideas is Charles Darwin. But Darwin Online... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/21/18