A growth mindset intervention can change students’ grades if school culture is supportive

Boosting academic success does not have to derive from new teachers or curriculum; it can also come from changing students’ attitudes about their abilities through a short online intervention, according to new research. K-12 Education News — ScienceDaily PARENT UPDATE:…

Hurricane Maria’s Legacy: Thousands Of Puerto Rican Students Show PTSD Symptoms

Food shortages, damaged homes, fear of death, loved ones leaving. The cumulative stresses of Hurricane Maria contributed to thousands of schoolchildren developing symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, in Puerto Rico, according to a study published Friday. The study…

Warren’s massive $640 billion student loan cancellation questioned over fairness to students who paid off their debts

Democrat Elizabeth Warren’s plan to cancel existing student loan debt for millions of Americans is facing questions whether it’s fair to use taxpayers’ money to pay off someone else’s agreed commitments and if the people who paid off their student…

ASU chief: Colleges face a ‘completion crisis’ — half of students since 1980 never graduated

The more pressing crisis facing higher education is not student debt but graduation rates, says Arizona State University President Michael Crow. Wealth BEST DEAL UPDATE: The Street SPECIAL DEAL UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card…