search slide
search slide
pages bottom
Currently Browsing: Results for Tag "students"

Fiat Chrysler invites high school students to design a Dodge for 2047

Fiat Chrysler invites high school students to design a Dodge for 2047 For the fifth year, the automaker is running a design contest for high school students in grades 10-12.Called “Drive for Design,” it invites those students to design a Dodge for 30 years in the future.

Man gets into a new relationship, friends hold touching funeral

Man gets into a new relationship, friends hold touching funeral LONDON — The joke about losing a friend to a new relationship has been floating around for a long, long time — but these guys really took it to a whole other level.Last week Ben Hull, a student at St Mary's University in Twickenham, UK, shared two images from a "funeral" they had for their friend Adam Milner.

Student thanks teacher for pushing them to their goals maybe a little too hard

Student thanks teacher for pushing them to their goals maybe a little too hard In the case of Reddit user hate_mail, one student showed his appreciation for her constant encouragement with a very artistic, very literal depiction of how she 'pushes' them to reach their own goals.So, let's break this card down: It begins with a lovely note of gratitude for the teacher's kindness and assistance.

Kind RA fulfills student's birthday dream of hearing a bedtime story

Kind RA fulfills student's birthday dream of hearing a bedtime story Resident Advisors or RAs are in many ways responsible for helping to shape the college experience of students who live on campus, and in some cases fulfilling dreams.Typically, RAs wear many hats: arbiter in roommate disputes, provider of free food and buster of parties, to just name a few.

CNN will bring journalism students to the White House Correspondents' Dinner

CNN will bring journalism students to the White House Correspondents' Dinner Outlets such as CNN often invite celebrities along as guests, but this year CNN plans to bring journalism students.The tone of this year's dinner is certain to be different than it has been in years past.

Teacher turns 'Bad and Boujee' into an educational song about the Civil War

Teacher turns 'Bad and Boujee' into an educational song about the Civil War If we've learned one thing from Lin-Manuel Miranda, it's that rapping makes American history fun.Rockdale County, Georgia, teacher David Yancey is taking this strategy to his eighth grade classroom with his rendition of "Mad and Losing," a Civil War treatment of Migos' "Bad and Boujee.

You can help a second grade class learn about graphs by taking this cute survey

You can help a second grade class learn about graphs by taking this cute survey Kara Porter's second grade class at North Vermillion Elementary School in Cayuga, Indiana, is learning all about graphs and they need your help.Each student contributed one question to this survey that you can take right now.

Police interrupt students' group chat in the most spectacular way

Police interrupt students' group chat in the most spectacular way It's not every day the police make a sudden guest appearance in your group chat.Earlier in the week, 20-year-old Cardiff University student Lawrence Court received a fairly bizarre message on his phone.

Microsoft is working on technology to help the visually impaired learn to code

Microsoft is working on technology to help the visually impaired learn to code At the same time, the process of programming computers without perfect eyesight has not received quite as much attention or made as much headway.That’s exactly what Microsoft Research is working on with its Project Torino, a physical programming language for children age 7 to 11 including those with visual disabilities.

Janet Mock wants you to fight for trans students with #DearBetsyDeVos campaign

Janet Mock wants you to fight for trans students with #DearBetsyDeVos campaign The author and activist recently opened up about her high school experiences as a trans student in a viral New York Times essay, calling on the Trump administration to grant trans students essential protections.The campaign invites advocates of trans rights to send postcards to Secretary DeVos, urging her to end discrimination against trans and gender-nonconforming kids in schools.

This dictionary has found a brutal way to catch cheating students

This dictionary has found a brutal way to catch cheating students An online Romanian dictionary has found a brilliant though slightly cruel way to deal with cheaters at exams.During a mock test for the National Evaluation last year, the DEX online dictionary noticed a spike in searches for certain words, arising fears that Grade 8 students were using it to cheat.

Google.org is devoting $50 million in grants to help close the education gap

Google.org is devoting $50 million in grants to help close the education gap After all, Google points out, there remain 130 million students around the world have yet to fully grasp basic subjects like reading and math, even after four years of primary education.But now, the tech giant is hoping to tackle this problem head on by way of $50 million in grants to nonprofits “building tech-based learning solutions,” all of which are geared toward closing the education gap.