Upgraded by Hobsons is a podcast connecting learning to life. This is a monthly series about student success and education: now and in the future, its challenges, and some incredible stories of hope, discovery, and success.
If you take away athletic trophies and the honor roll, are there other ways to define a successful student?
Have you heard of the beer goggles effect?
Here’s a story about high school students readying for college.
Many people share stories of teachers who’ve made lasting impressions.
Are you doing what you thought you’d be doing as a kid?
What’s up with Rutgers University offering a course on Beyonce?
Passionate educators inspire passion in their students.
This is a fantastic story of a school counselor who helps her students find their inner rising star and then becomes one herself.
In this episode, hear one man’s mission to change the standard measurement for college readiness, as well as one woman’s professional triumph, and why the beer goggles effect may have it all wrong.
How we define success for children can actually be harmful.