From Belarus to Washington: how to go to study in the USA and get a job at the World Bank

Mila Pestun is originally from Belarus, but has lived in the United States for about three years. During this time, the girl managed to get a master's degree and get a job in one of the most tempting places - the World Bank branch. The girl told LADY.TUT.BY about how it works ...

In Texas, schools have been banned from teaching illegal immigrants for state money.

Texas will not allow schools to use government funding to educate immigrant children while they are in federal custody - something that would have cost millions of dollars, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) said. The agency reported that local schools that wanted to educate immigrant students ...

What American schools require from preschoolers and their parents at the beginning of the school year

Writing your first and last name, knowing the names of the months and seasons and buttoning your own buttons - these and a number of other skills and abilities should be mastered by 5-year-old children in the United States before going to school. From the age of five - ...

Cities of the USA with the most and least educated inhabitants

The US Department of Education, the Georgetown Center for Education and Human Resources, and the Lumin Foundation predict that about 65% of US jobs by 2020 will require a college degree. There are only 2020 months left until 17, and there is every reason ...

'Positive discrimination' in the USA: what it is and why Trump is abolishing it

The administration of US President Donald Trump has withdrawn recommendations to universities, according to which they accept applicants of racial and national minorities on a preferential basis. Experts tell the BBC what are the results of the policy of "positive discrimination" and why the Republican administration wants to curtail it. Last week…

8 billionaires who attended public schools

Many believe that an exclusive education in private schools and prestigious colleges lays the foundation for success and good income in the future. This is often true, but there are several examples that show that even after graduating from a regular public school, you can achieve success in life ...

Science for export: Ukrainian company sold coursework to order in the USA

Major world media wrote about the Ukrainian company Boosta, which launched an advertisement in the United States with a proposal to prepare a term paper or essay to order. As Business views writes, this case shows the difference in the perception of intellectual property in Ukraine and in the world. Boosta companies ...

Why working as a teacher in the USA is life threatening

Last year, more than 10 teachers, administrators or other school staff were attacked or threatened by students, The Post reported. This is 4,5% more than a year earlier and 11,8% more than 2 years ago. The teachers are confident that ...

Stanford suspends all educational programs in Russia

Stanford suspended all educational programs in Russia, including a summer internship at the Carnegie Moscow Center, after the State Department put Russia on the list of countries not recommended for visiting, writes Stanford Daily. Students are prohibited from participating in educational trips ...

Do children need school homework? US experience

Our child is in third grade at one of the public (public) schools in Virginia and receives a homework assignment for a week. This is mathematics and compilation of a list of books read, in which he must indicate the title, author and duration of reading. Why…

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