education

9.16.19

California Is Set to Require Public Universities Offer On-Campus Abortions

A bill heads to California Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk, and he's pledged to sign it.

7.30.19

Rich Families Are Legally Separating from Their Kids to Pay Less for College

It's the latest tactic the wealthy use to game the system.

7.14.19

Indian Toddlers Are Learning How to Code Before Learning to Talk

This prepares the next generation for a future dominated by data.

7.9.19

Doing Someone Else’s Uni Homework Could Soon Be a Crime in Australia

Helping a friend with an assignment or sitting an exam in exchange for money could land you in jail under proposed new laws.

6.30.19

These Sex Educators Want to Teach Schoolkids About Porn

You might know that a porn film is a performance, but your younger sibling probably doesn't.

6.23.19

Prisons Are Banning Books That Teach Prisoners How to Code

Oregon prisons have banned dozens of books about technology and programming, like 'Microsoft Excel 2016 for Dummies,' citing security reasons. The state isn't alone.

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6.6.19

This School in India Lets Kids Pay for Their Education by Recycling Plastic

The initiative aims to tackle environmental concerns while encouraging local families to send their kids to school.

5.21.19

I Make $1,000 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students

Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.

4.4.19

What it’s Like Writing Fake Essays for Wealthy International Students

College admissions fraud is a global industry. Just ask these “tutors.”

2.14.19

Netflix’s ’Sex Education’ Balances Story and Soundtrack Beautifully

Stop providing outdated print-outs on ‘sexual intercourse’. Schools should screen the well-curated and educational Netflix show instead.

12.5.18

What It's Really Like to Stay Sober in College

"I find alcohol existentially terrifying.”

10.10.18

Gay Students Could Be Rejected from Religious Schools under New Laws

There's a push to change Australia's anti-discrimination laws, so that religious schools can freely discriminate against gay students and teachers.

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