Entries for 'engage-generaleducation'

Gallup: Grads Rate Career School Experience Better Than Four-Year Program

A Gallup and Strada Education Network collaboration study found half of post-secondary education graduates would change something about the experience – whether degree type, institution or major. However, the study also found those who complete a ...
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Hot Jobs That Matter

Many people today are riding the wave of so-called “compassionate careers.” Listen to workers talk about their career goals, and you likely will hear such comments as “Making a positive impact on my organization, or “helping solv...
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Are Smaller Class Sizes Better for Education?

Surprisingly, the verdict is still out on that question. Many studies have been done and most show a positive connection between smaller class sizes and improved student achievement; however, the question of the cost typically clouds the value of r...
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What’s Your Career Type?

Most people need some sort of preparation prior to entering a career. But what should you study or train for if you’re not sure what you want to do after graduation? The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics suggests the first step should be to explore ...
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What’s the Difference Between a Job and a Career?

At Fortis, education programs are designed to prepare students for the career or job of their choosing. What’s the difference? In a nutshell, a job is something one does to earn a living, while a career is a series of related jobs that provide the...
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