How Bernie Sanders Won Over Young Native American Voters
Only 13 percent of Native Americans receive a college degree.
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Rich American Families Are Legally Separating from Their Kids to Pay Less for College
It's the latest tactic the wealthy use to game the system.
How British Schools Fell for American-Style Proms
A Welsh school's appeal for donated dresses has highlighted the issue of prom’s affordability at a time when UK child poverty rates reach record highs.
What Actually Happens When a Working-Class Student Applies to Oxbridge
In this extract from "Rife: Twenty-One Stories from Britain's Youth", Olivia Fletcher shares how applying to Cambridge University shattered her fantasy of meritocratic education.
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.
School Isolation Is Hurting a Generation of Young People
Isolation booths have become a major part of the education system, but former students say that they amount to nothing less than psychological torture.
I Make £800 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students
Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.
What It's Like to Be Labeled a Rude Black Girl
A new report quotes black women on the ways adults assumed they were sexually active at an early age and labeled them as “loud, aggressive and angry” or “having an attitude problem."
Students Are Looking to Each Other for Mental Health Support
Peer support is an important part of recovery, but universities must also improve their services.
The Astronomical Rise of Exam Cheats
In the UK, the number of school students caught cheating in exams has risen 25 percent in two years; among uni students, that number has surged by 40 percent. Why?
An Attempt to Make Universities More Equal Is Making Things Even Worse
Government measures to level the academic playing field are entrenching privilege.
I Write Essays for Wealthy International Students
College admissions fraud is a global industry. Just ask these "tutors".
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