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Education, Careers & Jobs

4 Workplace Benefits that Support Parents

(Family Features) Balancing work and life can be challenging for many parents, especially when it comes to affording child care. Consider these child care benefits parent employees would like to see offered to them.
Remote work remains in high demand—how it's benefiting the companies that offer it
Ground Picture // Shutterstock The COVID-19 pandemic transformed American workplace culture in numerous ways, but most noticeably …
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Public schooling is best in these US cities
Canva When people are looking to buy a house, one of the first questions they ask is about the public schools in the community. In …
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Exploring racial and ethnic disparities in learning disability diagnosis among students
New Africa // Shutterstock No two children with learning disabilities are the same. They'll have different family situations, …
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5 ways high school students can earn college credit
Canva  With the rising cost of college education, gaining some college-level credits while still in high school is becoming ever …
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Most common causes of workplace stress
Ground Picture // Shutterstock Each weekday, roughly 1 million adults in the U.S. miss work because of stress, according to Zippia …
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Schools got $190B to counter the pandemic's effect on student learning—Here's how they spent it
Canva When COVID-19 struck, one group was particularly upended: students. Their schools shut down, their classes went online, …
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Looking to pursue a career in a growing field? Why cybersecurity should top your list

(BPT) - Whether you're in school, just graduating, or seeking a career change, your best bet is to consider positions that are in a growing field. One great example: According to the Bureau of Labor …

5 Tips to Set Your Kids Up for Back-to-School Success

(Family Features) Consider these five school-readiness tips to help parents ease the jitters, prepare for school days and set goals to help ensure their children have great years.

3 Devices to Make Navigating Campus Life Easier

(Family Features) The right tech gadgets - like smartphones, wearables, headphones and laptops - can help get you one step closer to your degree and navigate both your coursework and social life with ease.

Supporting Teachers: 4 ways to help lighten the burden for educators

(Family Features) To help alleviate some of the burden, consider these ways parents, guardians and community members can contribute and support the efforts of educators.

Enjoy a Workday Reset

(Family Features) Taking a break from work and averting your eyes from the computer may help you mentally reset and increase efficiency throughout the day.

How restaurant employment has changed so far in 2023

When COVID struck, restaurants and bars were forced to curb operations. They've rallied, but Next Insurance finds they're still facing a tight labor market.  

Online college enrollment is on the rise: What brings students to virtual campuses?

Using data from the NCES and research from Education Dynamics, EDsmart explored why online college enrollment is on the rise.  

Generative AI: Boundless potential at our fingertips

(BPT) - Generative AI technology has the potential to revolutionize the way we work, learn, and solve problems. By democratizing access to powerful software, generative AI has humanized technology …
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3 ways business executives can benefit from yoga and meditation

(BPT) - The business world can be a stressful place. When working as a business executive, you can feel overwhelmed by the responsibilities of being a leader in a world that requires relentless …

Cotton farmers across globe commit to sustainable cotton production

(BPT) - Consumer demand for sustainable cotton is at an all-time high. But for farmers, sustainability isn’t just a word on a clothing tag. It’s a dedication that begins before a single …
Second Act Success: 4 Ways Retirees Can Succeed in Finding an Encore Career

(BPT) - While many people look forward to enjoying their golden years, others are delaying or coming out of retirement. According to the Department of Labor, there's a growing trend of older adults …

3 pro tips to help you jumpstart your career in the skilled trades

(BPT) - For recent high school grads, anyone transitioning from military service or those seeking a new career path, exploring job possibilities in the skilled trades can be eye-opening. The skilled …

'Ouch, my back!' 3 tips to reduce lower back pain for the hybrid worker

(BPT) - Do you experience regular back pain? You're not alone. According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, more than 1 in 4 (26%) working adults experience low back …