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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Chicago Business Owner Used Education To Launch Successful Business

A degree in business can offer the fundamentals needed to successfully run a company, but oftentimes the most can be learned through additional schooling.

07/18/2014

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A Chicago Nurse Proves It’s Never Too Late To Go Back To School

Advanced degrees in nursing are becoming a highly sought after commodity.

07/18/2014

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Chicago Sees Increasing Job Opportunities In Field Of Nursing

Whether you’re having trouble choosing a major or thinking of returning to school, the nursing field is offering new opportunities in the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Is A College Diploma Worth It? You Are Less Likely To Be Fat

Is a college diploma worth all that money? It is if you want to reduce your risk of becoming obese.

05/27/2014

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Chicago CEO Uses Technology Degree To Grow His Business

Having used his educational background to found Lextech Global Services, CEO Alex Bratton offers advice for others looking to go into the field of technology.

04/14/2014

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Chicago Businesswoman Makes It Her Mission To Help Women Gain Confidence

When many people think of a degree in psychology or counseling, it can be difficult to predict how the degree will translate into a real-world career.

04/14/2014

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Job Opportunities In Chicago’s Criminal Justice Industry Abound

For those looking to go into the field of criminal justice, advanced education opens many doors.

04/14/2014

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Degree In Education Leads To Career Outside Of A Classroom For Chicago COO

Admissionado COO Lauren Herskovic offers insight into career opportunities in education outside of being a teacher in the classroom.

04/07/2014

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Chicago Nurse Invested In Her Career By Obtaining A Master’s Degree

The medical profession has a multitude of career opportunities, especially for those who seek to obtain an advanced degree.

04/07/2014

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Consulting Firm In Chicago Helps To Improve Productivity For Businesses

Joshua Coleman, CEO of Momentum Advanced Planning, gives some insight into how he was able to use his degree in business to find a successful consulting firm in Chicago.

04/07/2014

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Vallas Defends Quinn’s Tax Plan, Attacks Rauner

Paul Vallas hit the campaign trail as Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate on Wednesday, going on the attack against Republican gubernatorial challenger Bruce Rauner for wanting to reduce the state’s income tax, saying it would have a “devastating” impact on schools.

04/02/2014

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Chicago Professional Utilizes Her Advanced Degree To Keep Up With New Technologies

Engineer believes that staying on the cutting edge of technological advances requires sound, continuous education.

03/31/2014

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President Of Chicago Tutoring Company Used Education In Social Sciences To Help Others Learn

John Rood is a great example of how he used his degree in social sciences to establish an organization intended to support and guide students to obtain a higher education.

03/31/2014

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University Professor Uses Criminal Justice Degree To Educate Other Chicagoans

Eric Thompson of College of DuPage leveraged training and education to achieve continuous career advancement.

03/31/2014

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Chicago Principal Uses Advanced Education Degree In Early Childhood Education

Having experience in both private and public school systems is a definite advantage, but Chicago principal Lynn Lawrence attributes most of her success to her own educational background.

03/24/2014

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Nurse Uses Advanced Degree In The Fight Against Children’s Diabetes In Chicago

Rosemary Briars is the co-program director at Chicago Children’s Diabetes Center and has offered some advice on how to use an advanced degree in nursing to battle against children’s diabetes.

03/24/2014

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Experience With Helping Others Has Uplifted Chicago Companies And Communities

A business degree can often be thought of as a general education for many. But Jeff Carpenter shows us how he utilized his degree in business to not only help other businesses to succeed, but help them thrive.

03/24/2014

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Illinois Speaker Proposes Education Tax On Millionaires

Powerful Democrat Michael Madigan announced the idea just as one of the nation’s most competitive governor races is heating up between Republican Bruce Rauner, a wealthy private-equity investor, and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.

03/20/2014

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Quinn Silent On How State Would Pay For Added Preschool

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine shadows Gov. Quinn as he traveled to schools to pitch new education efforts. But how will the state pay for them?

01/30/2014

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