education

NY Teen Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Schools

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Harold Ekeh is a senior at Elmont Memorial High School in Elemont, New York and he has a huge decision to make in a few weeks. Which of the 8 ivy league schools that he got accepted in, will he attend? Yup, Ekeh got into...

Pregnant Girls Barred From School in Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone’s Education Minister Minkailu Bah  made a devastating announcement that impacts the education of girls in the country. Bah has stated that girls who are visibly pregnant will not be allowed to go to school. Apparently the ‘unspoken’ rule was always in play, but now it’s...

Michelle Obama Launches ‘Let Girls Learn’ Initiative to Provide Accessible Education to Girls

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Earlier this week, the White House announced the  “Let Girls Learn” initiative, which is a new project spearheaded by Michelle Obama and the Peace Corps  to make sure young women have access to education. “[W]hen a girl receives a quality education, she is more likely to...

Yes She Can: Meet The UK’s Youngest University Student

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10-year-old Esther Okade may enjoy playing with her dolls, but she also loves quadratic equations. Esther is doing extraordinary things and recently started her undergraduate degree. She’s one of the UK’s youngest university students and is studying at Open University. Esther’s mother, Efe, said her...