Rolling Jubilee has erased millions in medical debt by buying portfolios cheaply on the secondary market and forgiving the debt. NBC News reports.» Read More
Harvard-educated investor Gerald Chan is giving $350 million to Harvard's School of Public Health, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
The best and worst for profit education stock trades, with Jeff Silber, BMO Capital Markets.
Peretz Lavie, president of Israel's Technion University, argues that universities "must have a mission", after launching a program to increase the number of Arab students.
Documentarian Ken Burns discusses Bill Gates' history initiative and efforts to make history dynamic and exciting for kids. Burns says Gates wants to permanently inspire people to be interested in history and he has the secret sauce to do so.
Students eager to keep on top of classes and extra-curricular activities can turn to new apps to keep them organized as the new school year ramps up.
Some cities are now changing school dismissal times to accommodate working families. Naomi Schaefer Riley, author and New York Post columnist, thinks the hours are set to suit students and bus drivers, not families.
Alan Martin, Sidewalk CEO, discusses Sidewalk's partnership with hundreds of universities nationwide to help independent book stores regain market share.
Teachers turn to crowdfunding to provide adequate supplies for the classroom as students head back to school this week.
New data from Trulia show that private school enrollment is highest in the wealthier states as well as in states with strongly religious populations.
Students, and their families, can get deals on making the trip to-and-from college, whether it's by train, plane or bus.
Online tutoring company Revolution Prep charges between $50 and $700 an hour to connect students with expert tutors, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
New research by Stanford University suggests that intelligence can be learned. Salman Khan, Khan Academy executive director, discusses the two types of mindsets and the best way a parent can teach their children to learn.
William Deresiewicz, "Excellent Sheep" author, discusses how Ivy League schools impact the mental state of students.
The LA Times is reporting the Los Angeles schools superintendent John Deasy has been suspended for future use of a contract with Apple that was going to provide iPads for students there. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the details.
Indiana Kelley School of Business professor and faculty chair Phillip Powell, discusses how his school takes on the disruption of online education, and the immersive program at the school where students are thrust into danger zones to help small businesses get off the ground.
Debit card fees are coming to bite college students as issuers are charging hefty overdraft fees that often hit young people, a new report says.
Business schools are reaching for real-life examples to teach old-school business practices in an effort to engage their students.
Madhav Rajan, Stanford Graduate School of Business, discusses what new programs today's graduate school students have migrated to over the past 15 years.
Spending on your kids can offer some practical lessons that you can use to teach about money. Here are three tips you need to teach now.
Instead of volunteering and building their resumes to nab a spot at a top university, some high school grads are taking full-time jobs. The Fiscal Times reports.
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