Study with the ADB-Japan Scholarship Program

Babina is active in her community in Nepal using her degree in agricultural economics to help small farmers generate more income. She’s ambitious. She knows she could achieve more such as shaping national policy if she could study at postgraduate level. But Babina and thousands of other aspirational professionals in developing Asia are often held…

Celebrities in College: Akshay Kumar | TVF

Ayee… Yo. This is Akshay Kumar. House no.1180, Madan Gopal, Paratha Lane. Delhi-06 Who is Akshay Kumar? In your ID, it is written Rajiv Bhatia. Hey, stop teaching your father. Open the door. I will jump and go. Hey. Hey. What’s wrong Sunil? Why are you making such sounds outside principal’s office. Why are you…

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…