College

The New White Flight

In Silicon Valley, two high schools with outstanding academic reputations are losing white students as Asian students move in. Why? By SUEIN HWANG November 19, 2005; Page A1 (See Corrections & Amplifications item below.) CUPERTINO, Calif. — By most measures, Monta Vista High here and Lynbrook High, in nearby San Jose, are among the nation’s top public high schools. Both boast stellar test scores, an array of advanced-placement classes and a track record of sending graduates from the affluent suburbs of Silicon Valley to prestigious colleges. But locally, they’re alsoRead More

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San Jose State U. Says Replacing Live Lectures With Videos Increased Test Scores

October 17, 2012 by   In an effort to raise student performance in a difficult course, San Jose State University has turned to a “flipped classroom” format, requiring students to watch lecture videos produced by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and using class time for discussion. And initial data show the method is leading to higher test scores, university officials announced this week. The class, “Engineering Electronics and Circuits,” has been “one of the most-hated courses in the college,” said David W. Parent, a professor and undergraduate coordinator in theRead More

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95后欠校园贷获重生:我爸当给我办个16万的”葬礼”

2017-12-02 11:28:01 来源: 中新经纬 (原标题:95后亲历校园贷获“重生”:我爸当给我办了个16万的“葬礼”) “早上6点多,我上了宿舍顶楼,翻过围栏。我的一只拖鞋掉下去了,......

美众院税改法案”误伤”研究生 哈佛读研税额涨3倍

2017-11-17 14:25:00 来源: 澎湃新闻(上海 (原标题:美众院通过税改法案“误伤”研究生,哈佛读研应纳税额涨3倍) 减税是美国特朗普政府的标志性政策承诺之一。当地时间11月16......

How much would you pay to get your kid into Harvard

Barbara Booth        | @bjbooth2 Published 7:04 AM ET Wed, 12 Nov 2014  Updated 8:40 AM ET Thu, 16 April 2015CNBC.com Two months before 17-year-old Alexa of northern New Jersey—a national merit scholar, Girl Scout Gold Award recipient and standout soccer player—planned to submit her application to Amherst, anxiety set in. Even though she met all the requirements to land her on the college’s competitive playing field, she wanted an independent education counselor (IEC) to give the final nod on her application. It didn’t matter that her parents, guidance counselor, coach andRead More

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Private College Admissions Consultants: Does Your Child Need One

By Ruth Starkman GETTY 140   Private College Admissions Consulting is a booming industry that offers to help families navigate the often-confusing and stressful process of college admissions. Although many public universities provide application seminars, post application tips on their websites and distribute guidelines to high school counselors, the demand for applications advice often exceeds the capacities of most public institutions. Indeed, public high schools in the United States employ an average of one staff member per 500 students. In 2013, 26 percent of all college applicants — three times asRead More

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清华大学16位学霸为一事现身PK 简历吓坏网友

2017-11-08 08:59:02 来源: 中国青年报(北京) (原标题:秒杀99%大学生!中国最牛高校学霸PK,简历吓坏网友…) 中国最牛高校学霸什么样?昨天下午,2017年清......

谷歌高管为女儿上学辞职办学校 员工一半为程序员

2017-11-06 19:20:41 来源: 红星新闻 (原标题:为女上学,谷歌高管辞职办“私人定制”学校,扎克伯格融资1亿还是不够用) 可能很多人走过旧金山的街道时,都会忽略这所位于不起眼角......

美大学体育特招发榜季 华裔获录取进名校学生增多

2017-11-03 06:02:55 来源: 网易教育频道综合 据美国《侨报》报道,近期,全美2018年大学提前录取招生发榜,加州陆续有2018级高中毕业生收到心仪名校的录取通知书。一直以来与......

全球哪所大学计算机最强

2017-10-26 00:19:01 来源: 参考消息网(北京) (原标题:美媒发布2018年全球大学排行榜:中国上榜136所 位居第二) 参考消息网10月26日报道 美媒发布了2018年全球......

Best Global Universities for Computer Science

https://www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/computer-science?int=994b08 Computer science is the study of computers and their uses, and the field comprises a wide range of subjects. They include software engineering and design, artificial intelligence theory, programming languages, information systems and information technology. These are the world’s top universities for computer science, which were ranked based on their reputation and research in the field. See the methodology » Name Showing 1-10 of 200 schools sorted by Subject Rank 100 Subject Score #1 Tsinghua University  China Beijing #64 – Best Global Universities 99.3 Subject Score #2 University ofRead More

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一个班37人进清华北大,普通人输在哪里?

2017-10-16 16:02:08 与其说,考上名校的捷径重要,不如说一个人拥有克服困难的决心、解决问题的能力重要。 与其说,我们具备了进入名校的特质,有了进入清北等名校的成绩,不如说我们具......

清华大学校长邱勇寄语2017级本科新生:向美而行

清华大学校长邱勇寄语2017级本科新生:向美而行 亲爱的同学们、老师们: 今天,3700多名2017级新同学来到清华园,成为这里的新主人。我代表全校师生员工,对你们的到来表示热烈的欢迎,祝愿你们......

送儿上清华歇业的米粉店重开张 顾客与歇业单合影

送儿上清华歇业的米粉店重开张 顾客与歇业单合影 2017-08-25 19:52:00 来源: 红星新闻 本人因送儿子上清华大学读书,8月20日至24日暂停业5天,25日正常营业,请相互转告……......

米粉店主歇业送儿上清华:儿子高考后在店帮忙洗碗

米粉店主歇业送儿上清华:儿子高考后在店帮忙洗碗 2017-08-23 01:48:26 来源: 北青网-北京青年报(北京) “各位顾客,本人因送儿子上清华大学读书,8月20日至24日暂停业5天,......

李嘉诚汕头大学演讲:愚人见石 智者见泉

2017-06-27 10:36:37 来源: 澎湃新闻网(上海) (原标题:李嘉诚汕头大学演讲:懂得“善择”才是打造自己命运的保证) 编者按 6月27日上午,李嘉诚出席汕头大学毕业典礼并致辞。......

《穿梭在布里的光阴》- 2017 高考 王雷捷

《穿梭在布里的光阴》 作者:诸暨中学 王雷捷 我家以织布为生。可是我总没能找到一个合适的词来描述这个职业。个体经营户宽泛得不及边,织布人旁人只会想到木兰当户织的情景。于是每当问起这,我便只说务农......

The summer reading lists at America’s most prestigious private schools

Abby Jackson and Peter Jacobs Jul. 25, 2015High-school classic “Lord of the Flies.”Amazon For many people, the summer months symbolize pleasure reading at its best. It’s a time to indulge in the texts that are most appealing, without scrutiny: an easy beach read, a guilty pleasure, or that book you’ve always meant to start. But students at America’s most prestigious private schools must still endure the rigors of homework during their summer vacations with a little reading — some required, some merely recommended. The topics of the titles cover issues such asRead More

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耶鲁教授:为何有些世界一流大学不爱招中国学生

2017-05-23 17:34:45 来源: 《财经》 为什么世界一流大学不爱招中国学生? 有两件事再次引发了我对中国教育的担忧。 一个是,跟一位美国名牌大学金融教授谈博士研究生招生政策时,他......

神一样的存在

2017-05-17 18:37:31 来源: 新华社 (原标题:“成群逆袭”!“神一样的存在”!北大保安20年竟有500余人考学深造!) 过去20年,北大保安队先后有500余名保安考学深造,有......

衡水中学学生:每天能睡8小时 我们不是考试机器

2017-04-21 20:52:57 来源: 红星新闻 4月18日,距离2017年高考还有49天。 此前再一次陷入“浙江不欢迎衡水中学入驻”的舆论风暴,一方面被认为是全国高中的奇迹,一方面又被......

美国斯坦福大学发布2025计划 颠覆全球高等教育

2017-03-30 09:40:39 来源: 网易教育 《斯坦福大学2025计划》在以设计思考理论著称的斯坦福大学设计学院牵头下正式启动,这次教育改革改变了以往自上而下的方式,代之以师生为主导......

南外146人保送名校 其中25人保送清华北大

2017-03-14 03:05:47 来源: 现代快报(南京) 这里有北大保送笔试第一名,也有“小清新组合”中榜清华 一所学校出了25个清华北大的保送生,保送录取率居全国外语学校之首。这说的就......

Advice From a Dean of Admissions on Selecting High School Courses

By TANYA ABRAMS MAY 13, 2013 5:53 AMMay 13, 2013 5:53 am Photo Jeff RickeyCredit We’ve heard it time and again: rigor is one of the most important aspects of a college student’s application. But how exactly does a student present an awe-inspiring college application — one replete with challenging classes and impressive activities — without compromising his or her performance in those areas? As high school students select their classes for next year, should they consider taking less advanced courses, in an effort to earn high grades? I thought itRead More

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美国阶级分化严重,教育难以改变贫困命运

JASON DePARLE 2013年8月3日 德克萨斯州加尔维斯顿——安吉莉卡·冈萨雷斯(Angelica Gonzales)在高中时走的是“哥特路线”——黑靴子、链条和工装裤——她的优等生身......

44万人去年来华留学排亚洲第一 韩美泰生源居前三

2017-03-01 20:58:00 来源: 澎湃新闻网(上海 3月1日,澎湃新闻从教育部举行的新闻发布会获悉,十八大以来,来华留学规模持续增长。2016年留学生规模突破44万,比2012年增......

近4万份申请挤爆哈佛!中国学生进名校难度更大!

2017-02-16 19:13 5   哈佛大学公布了自己收到的2021届学生申请情况:共计39494份申请,比去年多出450份,   连续第3年创下纪录!   据学校财务援助学院负责人Wil......

2016年,中国顶尖名校毕业生都去哪儿了?

2017-02-16 21:16 1   作为中国最顶尖的高校联盟,九校联盟(简称C9)一直以来被喻为中国高校的“常春藤联盟”,是中国高校教育顶尖力量的代表。日前,C9高校已经全部公布了最新的《......

清华国际生免笔试, 十年寒窗,不如一纸国籍?

十年寒窗,不如一纸国籍? 2017-02-17 00:31 来源: 侨报网综合 字号:【大 中 小】 【侨报综合报道】近日,一篇名为《老外不用考试上清华?十年寒窗不如一纸国籍,清华新政让中国考生......