Want to become a data scientist?

Want to become a data scientist?

Data Science has been creating a buzzword for a while now with more people aiming to look ahead for the alluring career opportunities it comes with. In addition to this, if you are looking for a change in career to data science or you wish to build a career in it and you are extremely […] … learn more→

How South Africa’s universities are making more students multilingual

How South Africa’s universities are making more students multilingual

South Africa is a multilingual, multicultural space. As is the case for many other countries in Africa, it has a number of official languages – 11. Although the South African Constitution, other legislation and some policies promote the use and development of all 11 languages, this does not happen in practice. For instance, the country’s […] … learn more→

Learning from the enemy: A look at a diversity guide

Learning from the enemy: A look at a diversity guide

Of all the corrupt, money-sucking fiefdoms on campus, none is more dangerous than the Diversity fiefdoms. Most people think our campuses are divided into departments and those certainly exist, but the departments only generate revenue for the school, providing classes for students to take. Much of that revenue pours in “institutes,” little fiefdoms which few, […] … learn more→

Chicago’s Urban Prep Academy – known for 100% college acceptance rates – put reputation ahead of results

Chicago’s Urban Prep Academy – known for 100% college acceptance rates – put reputation ahead of results

When I joined Urban Prep Academies in 2006 as the founding math teacher at what was to become the nation’s first all-boys public charter high school, the school’s faculty and staff had one central goal. We were on a mission to get black boys from Englewood – a racially segregated and economically distressed neighborhood in Chicago, and […] … learn more→

The role of SMM for business: The Big 8 social networks

The role of SMM for business: The Big 8 social networks

SMM technology is familiar to all of us because we all subscribe to various informational publications, groups, pages of popular newspapers or magazines, favorite brands, and companies on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Almost every well-known publication has its own representation in social networks. Confidence in it increases the check mark at the left above the […] … learn more→

Essential elearning resources for College students looking to boost their resume

Essential elearning resources for College students looking to boost their resume

Congratulations! You’re nearing the end of your studies and about to earn your degree, but your journey’s just begun. Now, you must craft a winning resume to land your first job.  Fortunately, there are many resources to help you accomplish this task. College students can launch their career by taking advantage of eLearning resources that […] … learn more→

Backwards Higher Ed goes test optional

Backwards Higher Ed goes test optional

While the SAT, a placement test to get into college, is destroying itself in an attempt to become more relevant…it’s pointless, as today’s topic addresses. It’s always fascinating to watch the mismanagement which comes from government control and interference. When a privately held business finds sales lagging, for example, it reduces prices. You can see […] … learn more→

AI tutors will make mass retraining a viable reality

AI tutors will make mass retraining a viable reality

It is commonly agreed that automation will take over large numbers of existing jobs over the next generation, requiring humans to train and retrain for new but different roles. We can already see this happening. College graduation rates are increasing across all Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries, and one-third of this increase […] … learn more→