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Some teachers are adapting to the internet age by trying to understand the "new literacies" of today's students.
Students tend to fill out end-of-year evaluations so as to describe a “narrative of progress.” For teachers, this is fast food of the mind.
JSTOR Text Analyzer provides students with an additional resource for finding scholarly material.
Minority students in racially isolated schools have drastically less access to critical educational resources.
In the wake of the college admissions scandal, scholars go back to the drawing board to answer this most central question.
Oberlin College was founded by religious idealists committed to abolitionism and integration. Then public attitudes began to shift.
These digital study habits are relatively simple and sustainable, and work for students and parents alike.
What is library anxiety? Librarians and experts discuss how technology is changing students' attitudes toward libraries and librarians.
Essays filled with "LOL" and emojis? College student writing today actually is longer and contains no more errors than it did in 1917.
Psychologist Angela Duckworth argues that students need "grit," or rugged individualism, to succeed. But scholar Anindya Kundu insists there's more to it.
November is Academic Writing Month. We’ve gathered six helpful tips for your scholarly writing—with academic citations of course.
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