Education Page 3

This is page #3 of the education archives.

Texas Back to School Sales Tax Free Weekend Begins

  • Starting today through Sunday, August 22nd, there will be no sales tax on clothing and school supplies sold in the state of Texas. Read more... 2010-08-20

  • Plagiarism on the Rise on College Campus

  • The New York Times has a very interesting article about the explosion of plagiarism on college campusus. Read more... 2010-08-02

  • Popular Silly Bandz Get Banned by Schools

  • The latest tween accessory craze is Silly Bandz. Read more... 2010-06-18

  • Some Universities Block the iPad After it Causes Network Disruptions

  • Apple's new iPad is failing some important college tests. Read more... 2010-04-17

  • World Book Launches This Day in History iPad App

  • World Book recently launched its first iPad app called World Book: This Day in History. Read more... 2010-04-08

  • Seton Hill University Plans to Give Incoming Students iPads

  • Yahoo Tech reports that Seton Hill University in Philadelphia plans to outfit all incoming students with an iPad. Read more... 2010-03-30

  • Cost of a College Education Climbs Over 6%

  • The cost of a college education is climbing at a time when many American are going jobless and wages are being cut. Read more... 2009-10-21

  • Anne Frank Film Footage Released on YouTube

  • The Anne Frank House released this video footage of Anne Frank on YouTube. Read more... 2009-10-03

  • Stats Show You Are Extremely Unlikely to Become Famous

  • Jim Hanas writes in a New York Post article that your odds of becoming famous are extremely low. Read more... 2009-07-25

  • School Celebrates Pull Up Your Pants Day

  • Last week a high school in Florida celebrated Pull Up Your Pants Day. Read more... 2009-03-30

  • Some High Schools Doing Away With Yearbooks

  • The Arizona Republic has a story that says some high schools are doing away with yearbooks. Read more... 2009-03-04

  • George Mason University Chooses Drag Queen as Homecoming Queen

  • George Mason University students voted in Ryan Allen as the new Homecoming Queen. Read more... 2009-02-22

  • ECA Proposes New Scottish Academy of Fashion

  • Tired of all the up and coming fashion designers heading south to London, Edinburgh College of Art is hoping to change that. Read more... 2008-04-20

  • Back to School Can Be Depressing For Pets

  • Millions of younger students have headed back to grade school and high school while millions of older kids have headed off to college. Read more... 2007-09-28

  • Back to School: The Bulletproof Backpack

  • We've always loved the back to school regimen of buying new pencils, notebooks and a fab outfit for the first day back that's guaranteed to impress our friends and confound our enemies. Read more... 2007-08-16

  • Going Back to College Isn't Cheap

  • The days when college students packed a duffel bag of a few essentials and headed to campus are long gone. Read more... 2004-08-24

  • Apparel and Tech Hot for 2004 School Year

  • It's always great to return to school with new clothes and new tech. Read more... 2004-08-05

  • What Do College Freshman Really Need?

  • We know they want a car, but what do college freshman really need to survive? A helpful article, Freshman Econ 101 on USA Today offers some good suggestions. Read more... 2004-08-03