So, you want to further your education? Will you pursue a college degree or vocational certification? Which schools offer the programs you need? Is there a campus near you or can you complete it online? Will financial aid be an option? Whether you already have answers to these questions or you’ve just started your research, you’ve come to the right place. SchoolBound.com is here to help, so let’s get started!
Once you've figured out your area of interest and what kind of degree or certification you'll pursue, the next big question is how to pay for it. While higher education costs can seem prohibitive, the good news is that there are lots of options available to help you finance your academic pursuits.Read more
Going to college when you’re 18 is hard enough, but going back after your 30th birthday can be an even more daunting task. Getting back into the groove of being a student is not easy, but there are a lot of ways to make it work. In this entry, I’ll address a very common problem among adult students: balance. With family, work, and now school, there’s a lot on your …Read more
You are what you eat. You have no doubt heard this for years. But never before has that been more true than in today’s fast food nation. I am sure you already know this, but there is absolutely no nutritional value in a fast food establishment’s burger, fries and soft drink, it is nothing more than empty calories. And an enormous amount of calories at that! But, it is fast, …Read more
If you are an older adult like me and you can remember when your teachers passed out those warm mimeograph copies that you lifted to your nose to sniff, you may be a bit intimidated by the thought of going back to school now. You see the technologically savvy younger student everywhere, you may even have one or more living under your own roof. Technology has definitely entered the school …Read more
The Prince George’s County branch of the NAACP is opposed to the county school system’s plan to open two high schools designed specifically for recent immigrants and second-generation students, arguing that the concept might be unconstitutional. Read full article >> Read more
The 11-page mailing, on expensive paper stock, was sent first class to 125,000 households across the country this week. “I’m writing to you about Randi,” the letter began. “You probably don’t know who Randi is. Most people don’t. The terrible impact Randi has on America’s educational system is something that Read more
CHARLOTTESVILLE — The man wanted by Charlottesville police for allegedly kidnapping University of Virginia student Hannah Graham remained at-large Wednesday as investigators continued to comb for evidence and kept up a search for the teenager, who has now been missing for 11 days. Read full article >> Read more