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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.

09/29/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Education Helped Baltimore Juvenile Justice Specialist Embrace A Passion

Public safety careers aren’t limited to just police officers and detectives. For those seeking to pursue a career in criminal justice, it’s important to understand all the options available.

09/29/2014

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Baltimore Psychologist Shows Advantages Of Obtaining Doctorate Degree

Dr. Janan Broadbent shows how obtaining a doctorate degree can help advance a career in the social sciences field.

09/29/2014

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Coaching Jobs In The Psychology Field Are On The Rise In Baltimore

While the field of psychology is able to treat mental illness, coaching is a profession that caters to a wide range of different life stresses.

09/29/2014

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Baltimore Teacher Finalist In $100,000 Dream Big Challenge

One teacher’s quest to improve the lives of her students is getting national attention.

09/23/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant Program

The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.

09/22/2014

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There’s A Growing Need For Nurse Educators In Baltimore

While the growing health care industry makes it obvious that there is a need for nurses in the medical field, a related profession that is sometimes overlooked is that of the nursing professor.

09/22/2014

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Baltimore Principal Shares Her Passion For Education With Her Students

Katrina Foster, Principal of Elmer A. Henderson: A Johns Hopkins Partnership School, offers some advice for others looking to go into the field of school leadership.

09/22/2014

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