College Students Worried About Debt

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With college costs skyrocketing, a new survey conducted by CampusUniverse shows that 62% of students surveyed have student loans or aid to repay in some form.  The survey was conducted between October 18-23rd, with a sample size of 500 respondents. This year, in the United States, outstanding student loan debt will reach $1 trillion dollars. [...]

Tech Harmful to Education Say Some Tech Execs

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Technology is our future, and kids are our future. So kids need technology in schools, right? Not according to some of the top tech executives in Silicon Valley. A New York Times profile of the Waldorf School of the Peninsula in Silicon Valley showed that counterintuitively, many of the top technology executives in the world believe [...]

The Gamification of Education

The Gamification of Education

Editor’s Note: As summer winds down, Research Access will be getting you ready to go “back to school” with two weeks of posts on the topic of education. Between August 20 and 31 we will be doing a series of posts that will have you ready to put on those new clothes, pack your lunch box [...]

The Federal Exit from U.S. Public Education

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Editor’s Note: As summer winds down, Research Access will be getting you ready to go “back to school” with two weeks of posts on the topic of education. Between August 20 and 31 we will be doing a series of posts that will have you ready to put on those new clothes, pack your lunch box [...]

Educating Kids in a Data-Driven World

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Editor’s Note: As summer winds down, Research Access will be getting you ready to go “back to school” with two weeks of posts on the topic of education. Between August 20 and 31 we will be doing a series of posts that will have you ready to put on those new clothes, pack your lunch [...]

MR 101: Validity and Reliability in Surveys

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Confession: I don’t have formal training as a market researcher. I came to market research late in life by way of my training in information technology and computer science, and it’s something I’ve had to study – and continue to study today. And trust me: I’ve studied a lot in my life, and learning about [...]