Colleges and universities need alumni to serve as mentors for current students and help them get internships.
Americans' confidence in public schools increased in 2017, reaching an eight-year high. But there's still enormous opportunity for growth.
Seeking Critical Collegiate Experiences and Consistent Progression in Higher Education
More than four in 10 U.S. public school superintendents are engaged at work. They play an important leadership role in creating a culture of engagement for their district staff and students.
85% of superintendents are excited about the future of their district.
Going back to school is better for students who know an adult at school cares about them.
"Liberal" is politically charged, and "arts" has a negative connotation regarding improving graduates' job prospects.
Top institutions have led an arms race of extensive new facilities, substantial growth in administrative staff, and an expansion of postgraduate degrees and programs -- with skyrocketing tuition. This is unsustainable.
Four in 10 chief business officers are concerned about the financial stability of their institution in the next five years.
A study on children's free time — how it is spent, prioritized and valued
How to fix the misalignment between the talents employers demand and the skills graduates have as they enter the workforce.
Getting to do what they do best at school every day helps to engage students with school today and prepare them for the future.
Students become much less engaged as they move through middle school to high school.