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by Jaimie Francis and Zac Auter

How to fix the misalignment between the talents employers demand and the skills graduates have as they enter the workforce.

by Valerie J. Calderon

Getting to do what they do best at school every day helps to engage students with school today and prepare them for the future.

Opinion
by Valerie J. Calderon

Students become much less engaged as they move through middle school to high school.

Opinion
by Brandon Busteed

Tips for the college-bound based on Gallup research

Opinion
by Valerie J. Calderon and Daniela Yu

Older students are much less engaged with school than are younger students.

by Brandon Busteed

If you're like the majority of U.S. adults who pursued a postsecondary education, you would redo your degree type, institution or major.

51% of U.S. adults would change at least one of their education decisions.

Opinion
by Valerie J. Calderon and Daniela Yu

Engaged and hopeful students fare better in school and in life.

Hopeful students are 4.1x more likely to be engaged with school.

Opinion
by Tim Hodges

On the eve of National Teacher Day, few teachers say they have received recent praise and recognition -- a problem that persists but can be fixed.

43% of students agree that their school offers classes in how to start and run a business

Nearly three-fourths of WGU grads strongly agree their education was worth the cost

Gallup tracked the evolution of Americans' acceptance of unconventional clothing choices by women, starting with slacks.

If people with ideas move from consumers to "builders," economies globally can reverse negative economic trends.

Seeking meaningful and productive lives, "builders" in cities throughout the world could revitalize stagnant economies.

Stagnant economies around the world could be revived by a new class of entrepreneurs, or -- more broadly -- of "builders."

by Valerie J. Calderon and Jeffrey M. Jones

Most chief academic officers and provosts say their institution is focusing more on the ability of degree programs to help students get good jobs.