The Future of Education Articles

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The Value of Education-As-A-Benefit Programs for SMBs

​When you walk into your local Starbucks, Walmart, or Target you’re likely to see signs saying they are hiring. If you look closely, you’ll see that one of their employee benefits is some form of a free or subsidized college education. Faced with headwinds from a...

How to Get Students Back in Dual Enrollment

​Dual credit courses are good for students. There are the obvious reasons: dual credit in high school is much cheaper than taking that course in college. Taking a few courses in high school means students get through their degree program faster, which also decreases...

The Time is Right for Dual Enrollment in Rural High Schools

Driving along the I35 corridor between Austin, Texas and Oklahoma City, is a bit of a study in the stratigraphy of retail shopping in America. This history, in turn, bears a certain resemblance to the past and future of brick-and-mortar college education in the U.S....

What is a Dual-Credit Transcribing Partner and How Does It Work?

​At the heart of a good dual credit program is the actual college credit. High school students want courses that prepare them for their future academic careers, but mostly they want affordable credit that lowers the cost of their degree. At TEL, we work hard to...