A bank of external news articles relevant to student college and career counselling

TIME 2019 PERSON OF THE YEAR: GRETA THUNBERG

https://time.com/person-of-the-year-2019-greta-thunberg/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=the-brief&utm_content=20191211&xid=newsletter-brief BY CHARLOTTE ALTER, SUYIN HAYNES AND JUSTIN WORLAND PHOTOGRAPHS BY EVGENIA ARBUGAEVA FOR TIME Greta Thunberg sits in silence in the cabin of the boat that will take her across the Atlantic Ocean. Inside, there’s a cow skull … Continue reading TIME 2019 PERSON OF THE YEAR: GRETA THUNBERG

Stop “Brutalising” Your Children, GEMS Advisor

https://whichschooladvisor.com/uae/school-news/stop-brutalising-your-children-gems-advisor Parents need to get over their “sick obsession” with exam results, an obsession that inflicts long-term damage to their child’s mental health. Students, in turn, need to understand “getting … Continue reading Stop “Brutalising” Your Children, GEMS Advisor

THE STATE OF COLLEGE ADMISSION REPORT

https://www.nacacnet.org/news–publications/publications/state-of-college-admission/ Examining the transition from high school to postsecondary education through survey data collected from colleges and universities across the country. 2019 HIGHLIGHTS In the 2019 edition of NACAC’s annual … Continue reading THE STATE OF COLLEGE ADMISSION REPORT

Everyone has an opinion about the value of college. Tony Carnevale has the facts.

https://www.luminafoundation.org/news-and-views/georgetowns-center-on-education-and-the-workforce By Jamie Merisotis Dec 03, 2018 A decade of new insights on college, training, jobs For a decade now, a small squadron of researchers at Carnevale’s Center on Education and the … Continue reading Everyone has an opinion about the value of college. Tony Carnevale has the facts.