College Preparation

Modern States: A practical solution for reducing college costs

By Steve Klinsky, Founder and CEO of Modern States Education Alliance For Mastery Academics Access to education is fundamental to a world that respects every individual, yet college affordability is one our nation’s most rapidly growing social problems. Today there are more than 44 million people with student debt totaling over $1.3 trillion. Tuition and… Continue reading Modern States: A practical solution for reducing college costs

College Preparation

3 tips for building soft skills in junior high and high school

By Cary J. Green, PhD Mastery Academics Success in school and on the job requires a well-developed skill set, in addition to book smarts.  Examples of important soft skills for students include communication, teamwork, time management, problem-solving/critical thinking, and a strong work ethic. The following three tips for building soft skills in junior high and… Continue reading 3 tips for building soft skills in junior high and high school