Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Initiative Photo, Making Gains and more!

Latino students are making gains in AP courses after a new initiative (Photo/Getty Images)

This Teacher Made A Video About His Star Student Trying To Get Into College. She's Not Getting In. -

Premiering tonight on @Patti Stamp , #TheGraduates offers first-hand perspectives of the barriers young Latino students have to overcome in order to make their dreams come true. Have questions about the film or want to discuss pressing issues in #education? Join us TONIGHT at 11pmET/8pm PT for a LIVE Facebook chat with Producer Katia Maguire and featured student Darlene!

Barack Obama: Keep student loan rates down, higher ed should not be luxury for “privileged”

Wonderful story about how the crowd helped this young go-getter attain the remaining funds needed to continue at BU

Learning a foreign language revealed a world I never knew existed

Growing up in a small town in North Carolina, Lauren Collins never needed to speak a foreign language outside of high school Spanish classes. It wasn’t until she met her French-speaking husband and moved to Switzerland that she felt the need to become bilingual. She offers her humble opinion on the value of learning a new language.