The Periodic Table of College Scholarships

At SKoolAide, we want to make your scholarship search easy and fun, while helping you find free money to pay for your college education. That’s why created the Periodic Table of College Scholarships — an interactive tool to help you explore thousands of scholarships available online and find opportunities that match your academic achievements, […]

The Wisdom of Julie Delmedico – Testing And The Impact on Student Creativity

Julie Delmedico states… “I think the best kind of education is one that teaches you to speak and think for yourself,” she says. “That’s much more valuable than passing your exams.” Let us know if you agree with her.

A Teaching Evolution Inspires A Science Revolution

Wu-tang in the house! Yeah, we’re down like that…we’ve got flow.(smile) Real talk….despite the MANY, MANY problems with both rap and hip hop in their current styles and use, the core of the genre remains as being part artistic expression and social commentary. Sort of like being an amalgam, which is in and of itself, […]

Girl Scientists ROCK! … And Get PAID!

This is seriously cool news. What 17 year old you know couldn’t use an extra 50K? Eesha Khare’s name will likely go into the history books if the super capacitor technology she’s developed for energy storage fulfills the potential that truly big names in the space feels that it will. CNN Clip here… Yeeeah…it’s good […]

The Teenager Who May Out-Shine Einstein

Jacob Barnett is a perfect example of the extraordinary potential that lies within each young person.  Especially when a child’s unique abilities and talents are guided and encouraged to overcome challenges and perceived limitations. From a recent article on him we learn that… “When Jacob Barnett was 2 years old, he was diagnosed with moderate […]

Calling All Geek Girls!

Drawing by Laura Reyome The Geek Girls of HuffPost (gotta luv that Ariana!) have just dropped notice of a fantastic opportunity! Here’s the offer from Rebecca Searles and Brittany Binowski… Dear Geek Girls, We were there once — making a decision about what career path to choose can be a source of great anxiety, especially […]

Best High Schools for Math and Science

Best High Schools for Math and Science Methodology U.S. News STEM Education Center We looked at the nearly 600 schools that qualified for the Gold, Silver, and Honorable Mention lists of the U.S. News Best High Schools and then evaluated their students’ participation rates and performances on AP® exams in math and science. The following […]