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End Teacher-Blaming: How (and Why) You Should Avoid It

End Teacher-Blaming: How (and Why) You Should Avoid It . I can still remember the indignation that burned in my chest when my teacher marked something wrong on my exam, despite giving us that information in a lecture. I knew I was right – it was right there in my notes from two weeks prior.…
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Grammar Rules You Should Know by Heart Before Taking the ACT: Part I

Grammar Rules You Should Know by Heart Before Taking the ACT: Part I   I freaking loved the English section of the ACT. I loved the English portion of any standardized test, because it was the section that just made sense to me. Those “Choose the sentence with the correct grammar” questions were my jam.…
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Understanding Yield in College Admissions Decisions

Understanding Yield in College Admissions Decisions The statistics for the incoming college class of 2022 are wild. Colleges all over the country reported record-low admissions rates, and many simultaneously reported record-high application numbers. However, with the increase in college applications over the past few years, college admissions counselors have another number on their minds: yield.…
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