Better data, better schools

Chicago’s come a long way. Students are starting to decide not to just quit when things are hard. I’m here at North-Grand High School learning about why Chicago has improved their student achievement quite a bit. Given you know the socioeconomic status of the families of our students, there are many struggles and struggles within…

The school-to-prison pipeline, explained

There’s this phrase you hear in the news sometimes: the school-to-prison pipeline. It’s shorthand for how schools are funneling students — especially black students — into the criminal justice system. It started in the 90s, when schools responded to fears about crime with zero tolerance policies, which mandated suspensions and expulsions for certain violations. They…

Stages of Being A College Student | MostlySane

I clearly remember. Mentally, I was already in college before I actually went to college. We used to talk about it in school. It was a long process of being a college student. Hello Aisha! Mom is not allowing me to come for the movie. Once we are in college, we will bunk our lectures…

Trading the Bollinger Band Squeeze

Bollinger bands are indicators of volatility – when they’re far apart volatility is high and when they squeeze together, volatility is low. The Squeeze strategy zeros in on periods when the bands are close together, because this signals that an increase in volatility is coming. This move in volatility may be explosive, AND brings the…

How To Get An International Scholarship

Thank you for attending our webinar today on how to get scholarships presented by International Student loan. My name is Bryanna Davis and Iím the Marketing Coordinator here at International Student Loan and today I am here with Victoria Troupe, who is another Marketing Coordinator as well as our Director of Financial Services, Jennifer Frankel….

Sleepy College Town

Welcome to our sleepy little college town. You may have heard of us. Read a review. In fact a lot’s been said about us In papers… on stone … on marble … Bronze … Gold But behind every word stands a person. And behind each person a passion. A drive To see something greater than…