Your are here: Home // Posts Tagged With MIT

College admissions is not a meritocracy; it is a game

College admissions is not a meritocracy; it is a game
College admissions is not a meritocracy, it is a game. Those who know how to play the game began years ago. They have donated consistently and substantially to their alma maters, they have provided their children with ample opportunities to stand out in the admissions game through their experiences, they have provided the support necessary for their children to get top grades and they have paid for... 

Stanford Athletics and College Admissions

Stanford Athletics and College Admissions
Stanford University has officially won its 17th Consecutive Division I Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. The Directors’ Cup is an award given annually to the colleges and universities with the most success in collegiate athletics, segmented by division, with Division I being the most athletically competitive. Stanford finished with 1550.25 points, well ahead of Ohio State which finished second with... 

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 2 of 3)

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 2 of 3)
College education is not the be all and end all that so many public education advocates and politicians make it out to be. As most homeschoolers know, a self-directed or individualized education trumps the standard 20-to-a-classroom uniform instruction experience that the majority of students receive through primary and secondary schools. It is no surprise that many of them believe that they can... 
Copyright © 2009 Buehler Education. All rights reserved.