As students' adherence to the Middlebury honor code wanes, the entire economics department will start proctoring exams to catch cheaters.
The state of academic rigor and student engagement in the classroom isn't in a total state of decay, but there is plenty to be desired, study suggests.
Average ACT scores are the lowest they've been in five years. English and reading scores dropped the most from last year.
Challenging findings of landmark 2011 study, new data suggest that college students make significantly bigger gains in critical thinking. But differences in methodology may contribute to the differing conclusions.
To test limits of Johns Hopkins professor's scaled grading policy, all of his students boycott the final -- and all get As as a result.
The more financial support parents provide for college costs, the lower their children's grades, national study finds.
In pursuit of students who would be a good fit for its rigorous, supportive, small-community environment, Franklin & Marshall is tapping into urban charter schools.
It may not be easy for Harvard to address academic integrity issues raised by a cheating scandal.
Athletes' parents can be especially influential on their kids' career aspirations, and not necessarily in a good way, one study suggests.
A simple yet uncommon approach to get students to graduation faster: let them sign up for the entire year's classes at once.
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