Dell announced to acquire Perot Systems for $3.9 Billion. Looks like Dell has enough cash lying around for large...
Sep 21 2009, 6:49am CDT
Source: Education Next
The following is an excerpt from What Lies Ahead for America’s Children and Their Schools, a new book edited by Chester E. Finn, Jr. and Richard Sousa for Hoover Institution Press. This excerpt comes from a chapter called “Holding Students to Account” by Paul E. Peterson.
There is no national exit exam policy in the United States set either by the federal government or by a consortium of state governments. US policy stands in contras ...
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Source: Business Insider
Wealth tends to create more wealth, but a rich background is not the only way to the top. Some of the world's wealthiest people started out dirt poor. All from humble beginnings, these 15 people not only climbed to the top of their industries but also became some of the richest people in the world. Although the rich do get richer, these rags-to-riches stories remind us that through determination, grit, and a bit of luck anyone can overcome their c ...
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Jul 2 2014, 6:04am CDT