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7 Chicago Schools to Get 100K in Technology

Technological contrivances these days have become more of a necessity than a simple desired luxury. With that in mind, seven Chicago schools are to be awarded with $100,000 each for the purpose of expanding technological resources mainly in the forms of iPhone, iPads, laptops and similar learning tools. These will be utilized by the faculty […]

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Teen Receives College Degree Before High School Diploma

At this time of the year, students across the US are celebrating their high school as well as college graduations. A sixteen year old Florida whiz kid, however, received her college degree from Florida Atlantic University before graduating high school. Grace Bush who lives in Hollywood, FL achieved this weird feat as she graduated from […]

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Are High School Students Prepared For The Real World?

Nation’s High School Report Card The 2013 mathematics section of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), American high school seniors performed terribly, with only about 25 percent performing well. As a result, the nation’s high school seniors appear to be entering the workplace in large numbers ill prepared for university studies or advanced demands […]

Mayor Emanuel Expands Math Tutoring

Math Tutoring on Steroids Chicago is home to many different groups of people of varying race, social status, education level, and other factors that make this population so diverse. Recently, the city has taken a special interest in working to improve the local schools, creating better opportunities for troubled teens, and offering the guidance necessary […]

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The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Launches B.A. Completion Program

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is one of the most advanced and competitive nonprofit national graduate schools—there are many different programs and in an effort to continue providing great opportunities for adults across the nation, they have released a new online “Bachelor of Arts Completion Program of Psychology”. […]

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Higher Ed Officials Resist New Law on Basic Skills Test

Students who attend college to become a teacher have to undergo many programs and tests that will ensure they are prepared to teach America’s youth. One of the most important tests is the basic skills test all potential teachers must pass before they are permitted to enter the teacher preparation programs that are crucial. Lately, […]

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College Athletes To Unionize

College Athletes Initiate Unionization Northwestern University is a private college that provides many opportunities for learning, and has several different campuses. Since the year that the school was originally founded, 1851, the school has made many changes that have influenced colleges across the country. Not long ago, the school helped to address the issue of […]

Is Teacher Tenure Hurting Student Success? | The Chicago School Reviews

In Chicago, the difference in skill level between teachers can have a huge impact on a student’s success. For example, a bad teacher may only cover half of a pre-specified curriculum during any given school year, while a great teacher may be able to cover over three times that amount. And for this reason, along […]

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Social Psychology Training With a Twist – The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is an accredited non-profit graduate program that’s highly respected and offers students many options to pursue the field of social psychology. Students can benefit from their unique combination of theoretical practice and classroom instruction. In the very first semester of attendance, students being to take part in on the […]

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The Chicago School Reviews Video | The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

The Chicago School Reviews takes a look at Chicago School of Professional Psychology To continue our series, here is a video on The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. This video was uploaded on October 8th, 2013. It features an audio interview, where the student accounts what the experience is like attending school at TCSPP. The […]

The Chicago School Reviews : Helena from Gulf Breeze, FL

Here is a real, anonymous, review of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. It’s always so great to see people talking so highly of TCSPP. Helena was fond that people who live very busy lives, are still able to attend and succeed at this school. The Chicago School Reviews is going to be a series, […]

Too Much Homework is Harmful – Chicago School Review

Psychologists: Too Much Homework is Harmful Psychology surrounding the educational process in the United States suggests that perhaps American students are overworked. Our students are tested more than their peers around the globe, yet perform lower in many subjects. Could too much homework be adding unnecessary stress as well? Yes, say a small but extremely […]

The Importance of Internships in Undergraduate Education

The Importance of Internships in Undergraduate Education Since the economic downturn in 2008, the competitiveness in the global marketplace has only increased, stressing the importance of internships for young adults. Numerous studies are showing that nearly every student who completes an internship is able to find a job within six months of graduation, while those […]

The Psychology of Color in the Classroom – The Chicago School Review

The Psychology of Color in the Classroom If you’ve ever graded an academic assignment, then you’ve likely heard the debate and controversy concerning the use of the color red. Proponents say that the color red is demeaning and discouraging when a child receives the assignment back. Such discouragement could stifle the educational process and emotional […]

The Psychological Advantage Presented by Recess

The Psychological Advantage Presented by Recess Less is the new more. Budgets are shrinking, school lunch portions are getting smaller, and now recess appears to be going the way of the dinosaurs. While it might seem better to give more time and attention to children in the classroom, is eliminating or shortening recess truly the […]