Students and Civic Engagement

For generations, students have sought postsecondary educations for a multitude of reasons. Whether it be for intellectual pursuits, for career preparation, or for other personal objectives, postsecondary education offers a range of benefits. With election season upon us, it is challenging to avoid the increase…


Coding a Foreign Language?

According to a recent NBC report, parents in Florida are working to have computer coding considered a option for the foreign language requirements of high school students.  The news story notes that such a designation, according to supporters, “will expose more students to coding and…


Needed 21st Century Skills

For decades, educators have talked about the importance of 21st century skills, seeking to focus in on the most important knowledge and abilities for today’s students to fill the jobs of tomorrow. The World Economic Forum recently penned a piece on the skills today’s students…