Here’s what’s new at TheBestSchools.org for the week of October, 23, 2016:
New on the main TBS site
NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS! Our annual educator excellence award, the $20,000 Escalante–Gradillas Prize for Best in Education, is open again for nominations! For 2017, we are seeking an outstanding, K–12, school-based administrator (e.g., principal, guidance counselor, curriculum designer, etc.) who does more with less and demonstrates improved student achievement. Nominate your favorite school administrator today!
And stay tuned because we’ll be announcing the winner of the 2016 Prize right here on Oct. 26, 2016!
UPDATED! Online college education is booming as prospective students look for good schools that offer everything they need to boost their educations—and for a more reasonable cost. We give you 25 of the best degrees that can be earned online.
UPDATED! Human resources (HR) is one of the top business administration priorities for most companies. Thriving businesses need great personnel. They require talented and technically skilled employees to gain an edge in the marketplace. That’s why HR professionals play such a vital role in the success of companies across an array of industries. We offer you these 25 best Master of Human Resources Management degree programs.
New on the TBS Magazine site
We could all use more wisdom. We offer you audio access to the great minds of our times. Learn something new. Stay abreast of the big issues of the day. Best of all, you can take our interviews anywhere you go in podcast form. [Audio]
Henry Gradillas has so shaped education, we named our $20,000 educator prize after him. This man knows how to teach. Learn Henry Gradillas’ secrets and get your own education from this master teacher in this series of interviews. [Video, with transcript]
If you lie awake at night, fending off night terrors about student loans and text books, this…will not help. So brace yourself, clutch your blanky, and consider these 21 Scary Facts About College. If you start to panic, try to remember your happy place.
If it’s real on-campus horror you seek, Hollywood is happy to oblige. Check out these 13 ghoulish schools, made notorious as settings for some of the most frightening flicks on film.
So, skyrocketing tuition and on-campus slasher pics don’t frighten you in the least? How about evil clowns lurking in fog-shrouded woods? If just the thought of Pennywise from Stephen King’s It sets your knees a-knockin’, have we got the goosebump-raiser for you!